opens a combination zoo/hot dog stand along a highway in Skagit County,
Stranger than fiction…much stranger than fiction, and a curious,
lap-slappin’ funny, bizarre-kind-of-read. Admittedly, I am attracted to strange.
to, take away from, or otherwise change by…cutting, hitting, pounding, screwing, drilling…you know…all those obsolete machinations our fathers and grandfathers and great grandfathers were adept at to keep our mechanically-devised world in motion.
Ha. My mother once told me to marry a man good with his hands. And I did. He knows all about washing machines and oscillating sprinklers, electric screwdrivers, marine hoists, and multi-spindle drives.
obsolete, but he’s also been known to build computers from scratch).
he knows how to git ‘er done.
wood-rotted “STUFF” whilst whizzing along the backroads of Hwy. 84 in sunny,
enchanting New Mexico. Here was a place where men once fixed things. Here was a place where workers once operated machines.Where boys learned how to put together a wheel and axle and fix their mother’s sewing machine.
But, in time and somewhere along the line, our lives became more complicated (while claiming to be simplified),