A flame that once burned bright has been extinguished. A light that has guided me for all of my 50 years. Taught me how to be strong and gentle, caring and firm. Showed me how to love life and take joy in the little things.
Goodbye Daddy, see you on the other side.
My reply to http://oozinggoo.ning.com/forum/topics/why-do-you-like-lava-lamps? , I think I'll just leave this here ;)
The ever-changing interplay of motion and color. The steady, patient rise to the top, a brief rest then back down for a rest at the bottom. Light and glowing underneath with a shadow at the top, shading from dark to light, and light to dark.…Continue
Well I finally took the plunge and decided to open and repair a few lamps. It was actually not hard at all. I had just found a lamp at a thrift store that was in bad shape, but for $4.00, i figured if I couldn't fix it, at least I would have another base and a globe to work with in the future.
First thing to do is get all of your tools and supplies ready! Flat bottle opener,…