• We still have storm damage, but we just consider that storm damage is part of our lifestyle and we use it as inspiration to change because the whole place is a big installation art piece that transforms in some way every year. And usually winter storms cause the inspiration for that.”

Freedom Cove has just used generous proportions of recycled materials for more than a home, but a mini-homestead. In fact, the very “ground” it exists on is recycled, ie. discarded logs. Embracing the detritus which failed to find other use as its very foundation, it is no surprise that entire construction is regularly inspired by embracing failure. The quote above reminds me that a storm offers more opportunity than the doldrums.

  • Fair winds do not a great captain make. We dream of finding our own greatness one day, but we want it to happen when the sun is shining.” – Hugh McLeod