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The Dew Abides book review of Trespassing Across America


“To get to the heart of America,” writes Ken Ilgunas, “we cannot simply walk its forests and fields; rather we must cut through its…

Inset fireplace bookshelf by The Dew Abides


The unused space inside our four fireplaces has driven us to a fiery rage for 12 years. Only, with no actual place to put that fire….

Moonshine book Colin Spoelman

Still the one

In one of the opening scenes of a documentary on moonshiner Popcorn Sutton, the scrawny old fella in overalls is scoping out creeks to…

Chuck Klosterman Columbus Museum


I can’t tell you exactly what turned Chuck Klosterman into one of my heroes. Was it the article he wrote about taking the rock…