Tag Archives: work

What’s the real cost?

“The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.” ~ Henry David Thoreau Advertisements

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The Dream of an Eight Hour Work Day

From Work, No. 161, 1892. Find more reprints of Work at Tools for Working Wood.

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Jobs, Work, and Taking Control of Possessions

Here are a few thoughts composed on a beautiful and idle day, home from my thankless, and often tedious job, while plotting my escape.  Just a bit of a ramble. “A man is rich in proportion to the number of … Continue reading

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Robin Wood, Traditional Craftsman

Here’s another excellent video of Robin Wood, wood turner and traditional craftsman.  Visit his website to learn more about this remarkable man and his admirable career choice.  As he explains, his job is easy to describe while so many careers … Continue reading

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Hardly Working

Sorry if you all saw the several iterations of the last post.  Something squirrely happened and WordPress first showed only one of the images, then they were all scrambled, then I remade the post and all seems well now.  Is … Continue reading

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