One Caretaker's story of living (mostly) in solitude on a private Island on Lake George in Upstate New York, as told through daily photographs and musings/ramblings (well, daily in the winter; every four days or so in the Summer and mostly just photos in the Summer).
A Very Brief Glossary: GHETTO--Name for the cabin that the Caretaker lives in, a single story structure, about 220 square feet/20.44 square meters.
Living Conditions: End of October to early May, no running water, Island population: 1. Early May to end of October, running water, Island population: ranges from 1 to 20 or so.
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The Caretaker's Concern can be blamed on Wreck-Loose Island Publishing. Send all complaints to: WLIPublishing P.O. Box 1521 Bolton Landing, N.Y. 12814
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The Caretaker's Concern 5/11/08 Lake Temp. 49F. Ghetto temp. 62 F. and dropping. Island tmp. 63 F. Yesterday's L/H: 50/60.5 F. Current conditions: Mild cloud coverage, hazing the moon gently, light Southerly wind with occasional gusts.
The daily text report has been suspended from May 1st, 2008 to after the weekend of May 10th/11th, 2008. However, daily photos will still be posted.