The Journal, Tuesday, September 4

Hey Folks, Ugh. I rolled out way late this morning at 4:30, so I’m still sluggish as I write this. For anyone out there who still thinks writing is “hard work” (and if you have or want a Facebook account), drop by and spend about 6 minutes watching two guys build a swimming pool with only what they found on-site. It’s wonderful and inspiring: I will add that they couldn’t do that here. Our “dirt” is rock and clay and mesquite root, three of the more resistant substances known to man. Still, what they did was one hell of … Read more