Cheers Everyone!

Non-sensory knitting Knit night at the wine bar…. It was dark at the bar and I couldn’t see. It was loud at the bar and I couldn’t hear. It was smoky at the bar and I couldn’t smell. I’d had one too many drinks and I could no longer taste. But… I could still feel…

Rogue River Journal

This evening I finished reading Rogue River Journal by John Daniel. By this I mean I read the final page, and the Acknowledgments. But I’m not ready to put it away. I’ve been told by enough people that I don’t quite fit in. In fact, it happened again this morning at Panera. Scary Man (I…

Socks, socks, socks!

I have an overwhelming urge to cast on some socks. Fun socks. Colorful socks. Everyone who knows me knows I’m always behind on the times so it comes as no surprise that I’m going to use Cookie A’s Monkey sock pattern for the first time. Now if I can just decide on the yarn…. var…

No more %@<#!!!

I’ve long thought it showed a certain lack of creative linguistic skills to curse all the time. (pointing honestly at myself) Besides the fact that it’s difficult to turn off routine cussin’ when in polite company or when small children (who at certain ages repeat anything that strikes their fancy) are around. So dear friends…

Dangerous Woman with Yarn

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Dance Matt Dance

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Winter arrives

An apology in advance for the dismal quality of photography. Sunday 30 Nov 2008Farm entry Chris left for Tulsa just after breakfast. As he was preparing to leave he asked, “Is that snow or ashes blowing?” Already anticipating the glorious blustery day I’d watched from the bathroom window as I’d showered I raced to the…