It’s all in the delivery

Sometimes when I’m wandering through a thrift shop, I run across something that falls outside my usual inclination toward collecting…

Everyday da Vinci

I think paint by number kits are even more American than apple pie. With their Do-It-Yourself/Can Do! approach, they not…

Harvey Lee’s Schoolbook

Collecting old books is as second nature to me as breathing. I’ve spent innumerable hours scouring the inventory of the…

Foundry finds

Having found this bronze casting at a local thrift, I have to believe that its was made in a nearby…

The gift inside

The following piece of fiction was inspired by this box, found many years ago at an estate sale in southern…

Light of Day

The following short story was inspired by the hauntingly beautiful winter scene pictured. I found this small, 4 x 6,…