Tuesdays are for Poetry | 10.16.18

Tuesdays are for Poetry | 10.16.18

I started reading The Overstory yesterday. It opens with a selection of poetry and this poem by Bill Niedjie struck me…deeply. I hope it moves you as well. Tree… he watching you. You look at tree, he listen to you. He got no finger, he can't speak. But that leaf…. he...

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A Day for Remembering

At its core, the nobility and majesty of Memorial Day can be found in the story of ordinary Americans who become extraordinary for the most simple of reasons:  They loved their country so deeply, so profoundly, that they were willing to give their lives to keep it...

Fiber Friday | 5.25.18

Not much knitting progress has been made on my Eavesdrop I am about 20 rows from the "suggested sleeve divide" but I am off on row gauge, so I will measure then to see how many more rows I will need to do. However, Sherman's surgery was successful! Now we just wait...

Randomly Thursday | 5.24.18

This week I have a trifecta of randomness for you to peruse. Contain your enthusiasm and here we go! Dashboard Thing One: People are talking about a "blue wave" in November. I am not so sure, but I am more confident that any wave that might happen will be pink! We are...

Unraveled Wednesday | 5.23.18

Summer knitting marches on. I am working through the increases of Eavesdrop and I am pleasantly surprised that this experience knitting with linen is not as painful as I imagined it to be. Sparrow is a lovely yarn. But, knitting on size 3 needles is slow going as you...

Tiny Moment Tuesday | 5.22.18

This past week has been filled with gardening moments. There is something that just feels so amazing that these little plants return year after year. P.S. The Great American Read debuts tonight on PBS (at least it does on my PBS affiliate). You can find the list of...

Achievements Unlocked

What a weekend, Gentle Readers! It seemed to fly by at warp speed and it contained bits of all kinds of things. I masterfully unlocked the "Wear Your New Summer Sweater" achievement by...

 

 

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