the covid condition

We have this thing happening. This thing, where there are now another 2 different types of people. The “vaccinated”, and the “unvaccinated” – some of which are still vaccinated, but arent “vaccinated”. Theyre not anti-vax, they just dont want this one. So theres the ‘vaccinated’, and the ‘just-dont-want-this-one-vaccinated’. Oh, and then there are others that […]

quartz mortar

So I have this theory that some of the old-school (Tartarian era) buildings that were primarily made from red brick, used quartz in their mortar instead of sand, as is the case with modern mortar. But why? Why would the masons of times past use quartz? I was out in my backyard a while back […]