Crumb – It’s Not Fair!

Crumb – It’s Not Fair!

Some of the folks at work had their schedules changed last week. Accommodations are made for family events and plans you’ve plunked down money for, but the strong expectation is that you suck it up and do your work. It’s a trade, after all: we pay you for...
Crumb – Hey Gimpy!

Crumb – Hey Gimpy!

I try, but I’m not always a shining-star of heartfelt caring. To wit: Hey Gimpy! I’m visiting Georgia, and on Sunday I visit the church I attended there to see some folks. A young woman sees me, and walks toward me, giddy and smiling, noticeably limping to...
Crumb – It’s Joy Enough

Crumb – It’s Joy Enough

I came across this wonderful quote from Emily Dickinson today and had to post it: Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. Isn’t that the essence of everything we want? That simply waking up to enjoy another day is enough? Combine that with what...
Crumb – A Weird Dream

Crumb – A Weird Dream

With no hesitation whatsoever, I declined. “Ah, heck. I’ll just stick it out with these beat up legs and live with the pain.

Crumb – Decisions For Creatives

Crumb – Decisions For Creatives

I like to write for readers and writers, but this is something different. It’s not a book review or a tip about how to do something. It’s a twenty-minute talk about how to screw a box together. Yes, the simple act of screwing a box together in the shop....