Janke Book Store in Wausau is one of the many indies to whom I owe my career. They are also Wisconsin’s oldest bookstore…and I am growing old with them. Thank you to Jane for the photos, one from 2003 and one from 2013.
Cool things readers do. Paint bricks to look like books. Include Coop. Thanks, Jane! (If yer not familiar, Coop is about pigs, chickens, farm life, faith wobbles, and birthing a baby at home.) P.S. Always so much nicer when readers paint bricks rather than throw them.
Spent a little time Around the Farm Table recently. Thank you, Inga! (Those who know me will recognize some entertaining artistic license was exercised–juggling?!?). I wish to thank Dennis, a neighbor who lent his porch and those tractors in the background.
A while back I filmed a piece with my friends from Wisconsin Public Television (I say a while back because those pigs are no longer extant and you will also note that my report on the spring weather doesn’t quite match up) and it aired Monday. I had some internet issues that prevented me from posting,…View post
Just overheard a pair of New York City-based financial news commentators marveling over the rise of mobile butchers. They said the concept arose from the local food movement in Seattle and is now spreading. Seattle has been very good to me, so let me say it is not Seattle’s fault that it never occurred to the commentators that…View post