It’s not an especially new dilemma not to know your real father – a friend of mine did a genealogical survey in Ireland c18 years ago and discovered that more than 20% of legitimate children in the Republic were not born to the head of household (and obviously didn’t know … national incest alert!) And in these days of alternative families and soaring rates of illegitimacy, who knows who anyone is without a DNA test?! 193 more words
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I currently live in a 28′ 1977 Avion Le Grande travel trailer that was gutted, save for a tub pan, when we got it. We had decided to try our hand at living with less, but our main goal was not to end up homeless – which felt like a very real possibility. 993 more words
“Farm” is a four-letter word.
What most back-to-the-lander hippies lead you to believe is that farming is “hard work but oh so fulfilling, away from the rat race, so close to nature and wonderful” blah blah blah, but that’s only the part of the story that passes censorship. 450 more words