Born in Wisconsin, Jim Knipfel was a staff writer at the now-defunct weekly alternative newspaper New York Press for thirteen years, where wrote the long-running and popular "Slackjaw" column, a cynical, misanthropic look at daily life. He is the author of ten books, including Slackjaw, …
Get Your Pitchfork On the Real Dirt on Country Living
Published by Process Books
342p, b&w with some green, softcover, 6"x9"
Part of the Process Self-Reliance books, Get Your Pitchfork On reads less on the "how-to"ish end and more along the lines of a dictionary- explaining what's a goat, what's canning, etc. Personally, I like a lot of process info when I'm trying to raise a chicken or build an outhouse, but I guess you gotta know what a barn is before you learn what to do with it. -EF