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Dec
05
What is Sufism?

What is Sufism?

Sufism refers to the more spiritual side of Islam, Islamic mysticism, and the people who practice it. Most experts on
2 min read
Aug
07
Storage Shed / Tiny House (Work in Progress)

Storage Shed / Tiny House (Work in Progress)

I'm working on a storage shed that could eventually become a workshop or tiny house. I started by
3 min read
Feb
10
What is Tai Chi?

What is Tai Chi?

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese martial art. It involves, not only body movements and forms, but also the movement
4 min read
Jan
19
Coffee

Coffee

Jan
12
Painting

Painting

I've found a few ways to make a living throughout my life. I did construction jobs part time
7 min read
Jan
08
Firewood Shed

Firewood Shed

It was a relief to arrive back at camp with my tent and wood stove still intact. I had a
7 min read
Jan
04
Camp Food

Camp Food

There is a lot to be said about asceticism, doing with less or without. It's a religious practice.
3 min read
Nov
30
Winter Camp

Winter Camp

Winter is coming....But my camp is ready.  A lot of things went together just right to get it there.
4 min read
Nov
27
The Big Dead Oak Tree Hovering Just Above Camp

The Big Dead Oak Tree Hovering Just Above Camp

I walked the property a few times looking for the flattest looking spot to make a camp. I kept arriving
3 min read
Oct
31
Halal Meat

Halal Meat

If you're not Muslim or familiar with Muslim culture, you may not know what it means to see
2 min read