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The Hardware Store, A Play In Three Scenes

4:23. I stride confidently into the Great Lakes ACE Hardware store. I know what I need. It’s an O-Ring for the plastic watering tank we’re hoping to keep goldfish in this winter. 176 more words


And Then There Was Light

Home Depot has become the new Tiffany’s since it too is open for breakfast.

Rather than Elsa Peretti you’ll find Black and Decker winking from the shelves. 155 more words


comfort, explore, imagine...five gems for pre-schoolers

Today’s set of five all made my heart feel like someone just poured in a stream of golden honey. So full of love, belonging, participation, growth, cleverness. 922 more words



A framed bedroom, which is rather easy to make if you have the space. Glass separators in metal has been common for quite some time now & easy to purchase in most hardware stores. 8 more words

Homes / Interiors

Death of the hardware store

As the harmless nondescript strips of suburban Melbourne are systematically bulldozed by developers, a few local shops cling to each other like possums in the equally sparse remnant vegetation. 386 more words


Sir Patrick Stewart Has Strong Feelings About Hardware Stores

Do you have an aspiration in life? Do you confess it to the world when you’re out late after maybe a few adult beverages? Noted actor, treasure of the Anglophone world, and… 154 more words

My Utopian City Plan

OK, so my brilliant plan. I’m going to find one of those cities that has just enough people in it that it can support the essentials of life, like a hardware store stocked full enough that it feels a little scary to be in because I can just imagine my father saying “it’s right next to the quarter-inch annular grommets” as if that’s any kind of guidance. 92 more words