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Making a "Butterfly" 3D end grain cutting board

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Free woodworking guide "The Fundamentals of making end grain cutting boards" –
Woodworking, making end grain cutting boards, chessboards, precious jewelry boxes, woodworking strategies, and so on – 8 more words

sharper & stronger

Some images
are sharper
with more grain

Some portraits
look clearer
with a bit of blur

Some exposures
are darker
than your days

Some hearts
are stronger
than they were

The Daily Post

Grainy Memory

Grainy memory
Kodachrome slide boxes in boxes
Envelopes bulging with black and whites
Albums of slipped photographs askew
Letters bundled and elastic banded
Locked in a black metal box in the wardrobe… 34 more words


Going Against the Grain; A Sonnet

When people tell how things are done
Things that you could make better
Would you follow the steps of everyone
Or rather become the pacesetter… 72 more words


Sophocles, Triptolemus fr. 610*

τὸν δὲ κρίθινον οἶνον καὶ βρῦτόν τινες καλοῦσιν, ὡς Σοφοκλῆς ἐν Τριπτολέμῳ:
βρῦτον δὲ τὸν χερσαῖον **οὐ δυεῖν**.

Certain people call barley wine “brutos,” like Sophocles in the Triptolemus: 250 more words


Four for Friday!

Since I girl powered up and used my medal worthy mechanic skills to fix my kitchen aid mixer, I now can’t imagine life without two.* I’m particularly excited to see how it helps my… 725 more words