5:40 wake. curse roots watch alarm clock and quickly rising sun.
6:00 actually get my arse out of the hammock. the early morning sun so in my eyes that getting up is actually a choice of comfort.
6:15 cornflakes, dehydrated milk, PB and jelly. ohhhhh yea
6:30 tool time with tim taylor. what are we supposed to do today? let’s try: some sledges, spades, picks, skilsaws, drills, string lines, screws, nails, gatorade, stakes, rebar, plywood. and a generator
7:06 let’s go
7:45 we’re here
11:30 let’s stop for lunch
12:30 let’s get our arses in gear
3:45 let’s pack up
4:30 we’re home! put the tools away
4:50 dinner time (most likely involving some rice, fish or beef, tomatoes, lettuce and mystery sauce)
5:30 regroup with all ~60 volunteers. what did we do today? learn? what will we do tomorrow
6:00 beer? cold soda?
6:30 i am so sweaty and dirty that i would shower under a ______.
7:00 sanity, please. book, chat, scrabble… anything!