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A prospector is someone looking for mineral deposits.  Prospectors are usually after gold. A prospector is a type of explorer: one with a specific purpose. 779 more words

Duncannon Beach, evening time

Duncannon Beach, evening time

The light by the last wave lingers on fronds

of seaweed fingering wave-wet rocks where

brim-filled pools overflow before they

empty when the water surges then sucks, 91 more words



This article has been sitting open on my computer for weeks. I keep coming back to it. In particular, I wonder about the possibilities that emerge when we insert “artist” for organization/non-profit and “audience” for supporter/donor. 269 more words


12" x 55" Wood Sluice

In an effort to not only create my own sluice but also learn SketchUp I have created another Sluice drawing. This sluice is primarily constructed from wood and could be further modified to include other features  possibly. 90 more words


Gold Sluice Ideas Cont'd

Still doing a lot of research on sluices and the technologies associated with them. I am still trying to design and develop the perfect sluice for me and have been collecting a lot of good plans for some sluices. 62 more words


Charity Case

Today I was sifting through information on arts grants and fiscal sponsorship when I came across Fractured Atlas. Gotta tell you, I’m an organizational management geek and these guys made me gasp “Ooooh shiny!” Please watch their informational homepage video to catch a glimpse of what I mean. 335 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Depth

One of the joys of driving the 11-mile loop through Cades Cove in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is stopping to watch the old mill wheel spin. 86 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge