The $6,500 Cigarette

$6,508.02 to be exact. It’s amazing to me that one little cigarette could cause so much damage - one little cigarette, improperly extinguished in a wooden planter filled with potting soil. (See "There's No Place Like Home" for the full story)  But, I should count myself lucky. I only lost my deck. I Googled “potting …

Hot Glow

I was going to post this shot later in the week, but I found this picture and the hot glowing details so fascinating that I just couldn't wait.  With no electricity, the stone fireplace centered in the old Shaw Island cabin was the only source of heat this weekend.  A half circle of wooden rocking chairs …