View Single Post
Old 10-07-2010, 10:53 PM
bh4rnnr's Avatar
bh4rnnr bh4rnnr is offline
Outlaw, Scoundrel, Miscreant
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Littleton
Posts: 4,826

Just thought i'd give an update. No MTV in this house.

Recently finished reading Greg Mortenson's second book "Stones into Schools". A lost climber turned school builder in Afghanistan. There current plan includes building womens schools deep into Taliban country.

Next up was "Blood and Thunder" by Hampton Side. A great novel about Kit Carson, Americas "Manifest Destiny", the Dine and the battle for the American West.

Currently, i'm reading "Undaunted Courage" by Stephene E. Ambrose. A tale of Lewis and Clark and the opening of the west. I'm forcing myself to finish this book, as next up is:

"Finders Keepers" by Craig Childs. A tale of archaeological plunder and obsession. I had to put this book down the other day as nothing would have gotten done after lunch. Craig sent my Dad, Brother and myself each a signed copy of this book. Yeah i'm excited.

-Perry Loughridge aka "Skelator" aka KDLDQ
4th gen Coloradoan.
-87 Toyota 4runner. Flat bed by Proffitts Cruisers 5.29 gears, rear locker. 33" mt/r tires. Snackster cooker. Eazi-Awn 1200 RTT and more tube work by the Homegrown Crew . And still more to come

COLORADO: my "Monument in Green"
Reply With Quote