Tag: hand tools
Stowe’s book is both timeless and timely. Our physical embodiment as human creatures is always essential, but it is especially so amid increasing digitality. The last two years of pandemic-related economic fluctuations and supply-chain instabilities have further driven home the importance of developing manual competence on a local and familial level, which adds to the book’s importance.
Building or re-building things taps into deep and elemental desires embedded in the human experience that in some shadowed sense mimic the Creator.