Knitter in the Mist

For several months now the well here on the farm has been misbehaving. Granted it’s over thirty years old and only about fifteen feet deep. For decades it has provided wonderful tasting water for drinking, clean water for cooking and bathing and even irrigation for our fields. Late yesterday afternoon I turned on the shower…

Torrents

It is still officially summer – but the temperature is beginning to dip into the 50’s at night and the fall rains have arrived early. The video below was taken this morning during a heavy rainfall. The sound was deafening when I stepped onto the balcony. The spring runs beside our house for about forty…

Snippet from an email….

While I am neither Catholic nor Christian I do find Gregorian chanting deeply moves my spirit – they are quite trancing. I imagine a whirling dervish has the same effect. Just like hearing the monastery bells while walking by the light of the half moon last night. No lights, no buildings or people visible –…

And we have a Winner!

People I’m all about the Random Generator over at Random.org. I put in how many comments there were and the great Randomator in the ether selected 22. The 22nd comment was from One Sheep! You’re the winner! It seems that One Sheep created a blog just to enter the contest. This knitter must love her…

Reviving a lost art

In this fast paced crazy immediate gratification world when was the last time you wrote a letter? Honestly for me it’s been a little while. Notecards yes – a week or two ago. I really do miss writing letters though. When I was younger I had numerous pen pals. My first must have been when…