Vintage Shaw Du-All Tractor

April 5, 2020 Categories Misc

This is my vintage Shaw Du-All model R6 made by Shaw Manufacturing out of Galesburg, Kansas. I believe it was made in 1948 (based on dates on the transmission housing), but not 100% sure. It was my grandpa’s, then my uncle’s, and now it is mine. It’s quirky and I love it. I think it … Continue reading Vintage Shaw Du-All Tractor

Happy Birthday

July 17, 2015 Categories Misc

Today is your birthday. It’s weird not being able to talk to you anymore, especially today of all days. I wish I could see you just one more time, but I know that’s not possible. I think about you a lot. I miss you.

Words to Live By

March 12, 2015 Categories Misc

Pinocchio is a genius. Pure and utter genius. This is my new motto on life. I’ve got no strings To hold me down To make me fret Or make me frown I had strings But now I’m free There are no strings on me Hi-ho the me-ri-o That’s the only way to be I want … Continue reading Words to Live By

A Perfectly Good Airplane

October 17, 2009 Categories Misc

In preparation for doing another tour in Iraq, I decided to knock a few items off my bucket list. One of those things was jumping out of a perfectly good airplane (I also took some road trips, went to a few new states, went to Disney World, and spent New Years on Times Square). I … Continue reading A Perfectly Good Airplane