Mike Newman is a Lutheran minister and a prolific writer who has the ability to explain complex truths in a languge that all can understand.  You can go to his website and browse by clicking here. 

Nolan Scheid operates Mortar and is an information source for anyone interested in stuccoing, papercrete, straw bale construction, etc.  He lives in a castle, that he built from ferro cement, which is a reinforced stucco.  Visit

If you are interested in SCIP (Structural Concrete Insulated Panels) you need to go the the MetRock website.   MetRock is one of the most disaster resistant home building systems on the market and it is also one of the most energy efficient systems, all of about the same cost of a house built with 2 x 6 studs.

If you are interested in Life Lessons, go to  Failing to Success .  The blogs posted here will end up being a motivational book.