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Verses in Manhood: My Papa’s Waltz

Verses in Manhood

If Jack Bauer wrote poetry, it would be here | Verses in Manhood

I looked at a few different poems before I came across this one and I liked it immediately. Not only did it actually rhyme in the way I think all poems should, but the story it told could be taken in many different ways. It’s simplistic structure doesn’t stifle it’s imagery. When I read the first few lines I honestly thought to…

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What You Need for Woodworking

What You Need for Woodworking

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I’m not a master craftsman. I would barely call myself a craftsman at all. I like to play around and see if I can create anything. Most of the time it’s out of necessity. If my wife sees something she really likes I’ll tell her, “Oh I can just make that.” This is usually because what she likes comes from Pottery Barn and has a price tag like something that came from Pottery Barn.

I do most of my…

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My Weekend Investment

I recently returned from taking a trip to the beach with my family. It was only a few days, but we had a great time and definitely made some memories.

My Weekend Investment

I recently returned from taking a trip to the beach with my family. It was only a few days, but we had a great time and definitely made some memories.

Verses in Manhood: A New Series

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I’m a pretty average guy. I wear a shirt and tie and work in a cubical. I live in a subdivision and had to sell my truck so I could buy a small used car for my long commute to work. I love to eat steak and can’t see how anyone could deprive themselves of the same joy because they are a vegetarian. I don’t have a goatee. I don’t wear a beret and I don’t hang out in the corner of coffee shops. I…

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Ten seconds before this picture was taken, there was a bird flying directly into my windshield.

Ten seconds before this picture was taken, there was a bird flying directly into my windshield.

Finally finished this today #Merica #DIY #Freehand

Finally finished this today #Merica #DIY #Freehand

Built the table to match the chair

Built the table to match the chair

'Merica

'Merica