Farming, Pets and Livestock, Rural Living

Building a Small Grain Bin From Septic Tank Riser Sections

OK, before anybody make a scatalogical joke, I'm already reminded of this billboard: But, seriously.  Grain bins. What I need (and all I need) is a bin in which I can securely (that is racoon and mouse-proof-ly) store a few hundred pounds of sheep feed at a time.  Many years ago, I built a nice… Continue reading Building a Small Grain Bin From Septic Tank Riser Sections

Alternate History, Book Review, Guest Post

Book Review by Seawriter: Cruising the Ancient Mediterranean in a Modern Cruise Ship

Eric Flint’s "Assiti Shards" stories are an alternate history series where people from the present are cast into the past by shards of time-shifting artwork striking the Earth. The series started with 1632, in which a West Virginia small town transposed in space with Thirty-Years-War Germany. In 2017, a new branch of the series, Ring… Continue reading Book Review by Seawriter: Cruising the Ancient Mediterranean in a Modern Cruise Ship