Monthly Archives: November 2012

#79–Finally . . .

  On Tuesday, I read through The Crossings Guide to Oregon’s Coastal Spans and found no more mistakes––finally a “clean copy.” On Thursday, town dignitaries finally broke ground on the Siuslaw River Bridge Interpretive Center/Wayside after being in the works … Continue reading

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#78–Genesis of a book . . .

  In the beginning was the blog, where for 52 weeks, I wrote about my adventures with the book Crossings: McCullough’s Coastal Bridges. I posted every week except Christmas. Four weeks were filler postings because I was away or stuck … Continue reading

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#77–Crossings––the old & the new . . .

  Crossings: McCullough’s Coastal Bridges and The Crossings Guide to Oregon’s Coastal Spans kept me busy this past week—especially this weekend. The old Crossings and the new Crossings Guide are both to blame for me being three days late in … Continue reading

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#76–Presentable, presentation & presents . . .

This past week marked 2 /12 weeks since surgery, a long-scheduled presentation, and my birthday. Two and a half weeks past melanoma surgery and I’m looking good enough that people don’t really notice unless I mention it—especially if it’s head-on … Continue reading

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#75–Ups & downs of life . . .

   Having my second bridge book, The Crossings Guide to Oregon’s Coastal Spans, being laid out this week by the publisher means it made it though editing and the photos I sent are going to work. This means it’s really … Continue reading

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