Monthly Archives: December 2013

Dreaming Down the Road

When I pass by an abandoned farmstead along a country road or next to an interstate, I see a lot more than dilapidated buildings. I see a whole host of people who used to live there. In the driveway, now … Continue reading

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In the bleak midwinter

There‚Äôs nothing like working on a rural water system in 15-degree temperatures. But it could have been a lot worse. There was no real crisis, only my chronic worrying about whether the water well pit on the farm would get … Continue reading

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