Word from the experienced….

For those of you who plan to one day direct an excavation project – here’s a good piece of advice from someone who’s been doing this for over 20 years:

Directing a dig (and for that matter, just about any dynamic project) is basically moving from one unplanned moment to the next, trying to make believe that all is going as planned. The trick though is to keep calm – and make believe that you are completely in control. Eventually, you even fool yourself…