Storypost | 2009.03.18

One of these weekends I'll mortar some brick bases around the pillars. But at least I have a well supported deck.

Jon went after the tree that most overhangs the pool.

The hammer drill made short work of the downstairs tile. The next step is to grind off the thin set. If all looks well tomorrow/Thursday, I'll look into concrete stains.

Rfq has been graciously mailing contributions to the library which so far consists of engineering and mba texts. He's a shoe-in for having a collection named in his honor, but perhaps not the entire library. Should I become party to any groundbreaking bookshelf designs, I would be obligated to name the structure appropriately.

On the Eve of October The Rum Diary Reefer Madness


i'm a serious reader. just doin' my part to promote literacy in san diego.

Howard Zin?? Thats some serious reading there

A lot o' people don't realize what's really going on. They view life as a bunch o' unconnected incidents 'n things. They don't realize that there's this, like, lattice o' coincidence that lays on top o' everything. Give you an example; show you what I mean: suppose you're thinkin' about a trapezoid bookcase. Suddenly someone'll say, like, trapezoid, or bookcase, or trapezoid bookcase out of the blue, no explanation. No point in lookin' for one, either. It's all part of a cosmic unconciousness.


One year

So the little one had is first birthday this weekend. Cuteness abounded, and was equilibrated that night when his pops and friends went to see Zombieland. Great movie, I'd recommend it to anyone. It's funny, gruesome, and doesn't try to shoehorn too ...

Backyard lights


Renovation limbo

Another day, another few photos. The kitchen is now cleaned up, real renovations (cabinetry, counters, sink, etc.) are planned for a later date. But tonight was the first real meal thanks to finally having a selection of appliances. That would be chi...