Donner Party 1846-1847

Feb. 25, 2021

A story of pioneer survival in brutally harsh cicumstances. I have been forever fascinated by this early account of the american migration to the west. Makes COVID-19 look like a walk in the park.

Water, a Railroad Bridge, and Recreation.

Feb. 24, 2021

I'm fascinated by lakes and rivers, railroads, bridges, and repurposing outdated infrastucture. There's something happening in northeast Georgia that piques my interest on all accounts.

What About Bob?

Feb. 24, 2021

We're pretty sure the hero will live if we know the story has a sequal. And, unrelated, I can recommend a good plumber.

Door Hardware

Feb. 23, 2021

A member of StackExchange.com asks how he can keep his door latch set attached to a hollow-core door. Not exactly an existenshal crisis, but. . .I've got an answer.

Introverts and Extroverts

Feb. 22, 2021

Elizabeth Hopper at ThoughtCo.com asks whether it is better to be introverted or extroverted. I ask, does it matter? I mean, I don't think we get to choose. Let's just accept what we are and go with it.

Daily Podcast Practice Trailer

Feb. 21, 2021

Hi, my name is Rich Grimshaw and this is my Daily Podcast Practice, where each day I practice the art and craft of talking into a microphone. It's not always pretty, and, depending on your point of view, it may or may not be…