At age 52, a former Army intelligence officer (who also worked teaching college-level dance, selling antiques, and creating puzzles) started a new business. Called Phoenix Commotion, it was based in Huntsville, Texas. Even that detail offers sweet insight into the fertile possibilities of what human imagination can generate. To cut to the chase, the man started building homes from junk. Beautiful homes from the refuse of others. If only more economies could grow like this.
Read it here. It's uplifting, fun, inspiring.