Casper and Irving

  In recent months I have enjoyed writing my blog set in Brant Lake, but I never explained how I found my way to this rural hamlet nestled in the Adirondack Mountains. The story begins when I encountered two elderly men, white hair blowing in the breeze, standing by the side of the road. I…

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An Epiphany in Lumber

    My epiphany in lumber took place in a lumberyard off the Taconic State Parkway while searching for wood for my remodeled study. Pine is the common wood for building in the Adirondacks. The local restaurant lined its walls with rough hewn pine, covered with the skin of a black bear and a mounted…

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