Making Friends with Metal Detectors

Last week, my cousin wrote about the bond she shares with her digging partner (husband). After reading her post, I started thinking about the bonds I’ve made with both digging partners and property owners alike. If you’re a regular follower… Continue Reading

Bottle Fever

I’ll admit that I’ve been on a glass kick lately. Obviously, not a single one of my detectors can find glass–but I’ve mastered a method for finding bottle shards and china fragments. Are you ready for this? I call it… the… Continue Reading

Breaking Ground at the Wright House

A few weeks ago, I wrote a story about how I obtained permission for a house that was instrumental in leading over a thousand slaves to their freedom–The Wright House. This weekend, I had the opportunity to stand beside that very… Continue Reading

Common Sense in Finding Cents

Since starting in this wonderful hobby, I have become familiar with terms like pocket spill and coin shooting. The terms puzzled me at first, but eventually I caught on. Now, before you read on, I will warn you that I am writing this… Continue Reading