Organic Wine

David’s article as prepared for the Duluth News Tribune for the column which ran on 5/25/2016: Organic Wine Wine is a man-made beverage that has been produced and consumed for more than 7,000 years. At its core, wine is simple and easy to make. The recipe is: grow grapes, harvest grapes, smash grapes in a container, leave … Continue reading »

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Generator Generation

Dear Reader, Does it seem strange that while camping in a National Park you should spend your entire day inside your RV? Does it seem strange to run your generator all day so that you can watch TV? How about at night so you can power your flat screen TV? How about in the morning … Continue reading »

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New Year Laws and Party Ice Breakers

Are you going to a New Year’s Eve Party this year? Are you worried about the uncomfortable silence that might surround you when faced with a gaggle of unfamiliar party goers? Never fear – I subscribe to The Economist and despite it’s academic sounding title it’s always chock a block full of trivia. More importantly, trivia you … Continue reading »

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Into the Wild

So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservatism, all of which may appear to give one peace of mind, but in reality nothing is more dangerous to the adventurous spirit within a man … Continue reading »

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