Truckstop Honeymoon

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You know you're in love when….

…you wake up at 4am suddenly knowing the perfect yarn for the next lace scarf you want to cast on, that the needle is available and where it’s stored, that the pattern is printed and already in a sheet protector on your knitting table, but the yarn is stashed in a plastic bin that is…

A different kind of beautiful

A few folks have asked me about the fire a few weeks ago. One benefit is the tick population will be reduced around my favorite thinking perch overlooking the pond-without-water. It’s a really great little spot that I rarely get to visit on foot during the spring and summer. I won’t show you photos of…

TWENTY-FIVE RANDOM THINGS ABOUT ME

1. It’s embarrassing to admit that I’ve never lived more than 100 miles from where I was born in Tulsa. For decades I dreamed of living somewhere else – anywhere else. Now that I’m older and have traveled a little I know how hard it would be to decide on the best place to live.…

Bathroom with a view…

When you are building a house there is a monumental list of things to decide. There is a list of things that are “must haves”. There must be enough outlets. There must be plenty of counter space and cabinet space. Things you’ve gone without and always wanted. In addition there is a list of things…

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…

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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