April is for Poetry | 4.22.21

April is for Poetry | 4.22.21

Sometimes poetry is witty and clever...I think my grandfather's favorite poet, Carl Sandburg, hits this brilliantly with his poem Fog. When my grandfather would recite this poem to me I could see exactly what Sandburg meant in the clever way he uses a cat to describe...

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Unraveled Wednesday | 4.21.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.21.21

My favorite place to vacation is anyplace by the ocean [lake]. — Nina Arianda I am pretty sure that if Nina Arianda had see any of the Great Lakes she would absolutely wanted to vacation there. This week I have a "change of scenery" as we are visiting Erie and more...

April is for Poetry | 4.15.21

April is for Poetry | 4.15.21

This week we are all sharing thoughts on 'new beginnings' and poetry. One would think this would be an easy topic because there are so.many.poems about beginning. At first I thought that I'd share the poem that took my hand and began my love of poetry. It is a lovely...

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.14.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.14.21

Cut and secure the front steek. — Mary Jane Mucklestone, Modern Daily Knitting Field Guide No. 17, Lopi I don't think it matters how many times you have knit a sweater that requires steeking, it always is a nerve-racking experience. I mean, take a scissors and cut...

Spring-Clean-Ending

Spring-Clean-Ending

I have no idea who "Maxine" is, but boy this quote was my weekend! LOL (and who am I??) I have been diligently working  through the #cleaningarmy Spring Cleaning Challenge List (A huge thanks to Kym for sending me their way!) and I worked away on the kitchen over the...

April is for Poetry | 4.8.21

April is for Poetry | 4.8.21

Poetry is the revelation of a feeling that the poet believes to be interior and personal which the reader recognizes as his own. — Salvatore Quasimodo One of the best things about National Poetry Month is the discovery of new-to-me poets and this year is no exception...

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.7.21

Unraveled Wednesday | 4.7.21

The knitting is slow going this week however, I did get through the yoke color work and have divided for the sleeves on my Daytripper cardigan! I thought things were progressing well and then yesterday happened! Yes, I had some side effects from my second...

 

 

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