.5 acres of forest.
2 trips to home depot.
2 95-degree days.
21 fence posts.
18 bags of Quikrete.
4 5-gallon buckets of river water.
1 BLT and a beer with Annie.
4 mosquito bites.
1 full moon.
2 daybreak slumbers destroyed by the neighbor’s defiant rooster.
3 dunks in the Deschutes River.
1 chocolate coconut-icecream milkshake at a wooden table in the shade.