July 16, 2020

Archives for June 2017

An Ounce of Prevention

• By John F. Chisholm • I've finally gotten all the sludge out of my Land Rover's engine. I hasten to add, the fact it was there at all is my fault.  This vehicle was stored for 18 years while I … [Read more...]

A Weather Vane

• By John F. Chisholm • I’m making a weather vane for my garage. The profile on top — the vane itself — is of my old Land Rover. That makes it fun. But, of real import on a sizeable project, all … [Read more...]

True Healing

• By John F. Chisholm • True healing doesn't come when the stitches are pulled or scabs drop off.  It's more complicated than that.  I can prove it. Generally, just walking into my garage gives … [Read more...]


Editor's Note: John wrote this essay in mid-April. • By John F. Chisholm • I had surgery on my shoulder March 1st, repairing a large tear in my right rotator cuff. I’m still feeling the … [Read more...]