gonna have to rig that up somehow

Spent most of my day making cloth masks. My brother just tested positive, and he lives with my 81 year old mother. As his test was administered almost a week ago, and they haven’t been…

i fear the big zap

Good day. Zero dollars. Installed some 1/2″ plywood strips along the inner van steal as “wall joists.” I’ll install 1/4″ plywood panels into that, and will have a thermal break there, in that the screws…

i was warned of this

Haven’t posted in a bit, but I’ve been working. Took a two day weekend last weekend because my body was very clear about its need to rest and eat protein. Napping felt luxuriant. Today was…

off the rails with weed again

Well, fuck. I went off the rails with weed again. I did get some work done since my last post, but not very much. I smoked that whole ounce. I had a plan to stop…

reacted chemically with the steel

Lots of action. I’ve been working and not writing. But I will write of it now. I’ve had this idea of throwing some silica gel desiccant packets underneath the sub-floor before sealing it. That way,…

like a fucking wainwright

Zero dollar day. A productive day. First this morning I had to repair my bread-maker. It’s on it’s last leg. I’m not going to buy more bread flour after what I have runs out. I…

pure fucking joy

Spent a lot of money today. First I made several trips to various hardware stores. The big purchase was a Dewalt cordless router. Also got some peel and stick flooring for the living space of…

some is more than none

Got the trailer hitch (mostly) installed. Had to buy a few things–an 18 mm socket, some silicone, and some spray-foam insulation. Likely going to make a major hardware store run tomorrow morning. Turned in my…

just fucking watch me

Teaching online during the Covid crisis turned out to be a lot of work. I fell off the wagon there at the end, first dropping of on my self-care work, then staying high pretty continuously…