Monthly Archives: June 2011

My Berry Bush List (aka Bucket List)

I have been considering things I might like to do before I die.  (Not that I have any intention of that being soon.  In case you wondered.)  In current popular culture it would be called a Bucket List, the idea … Continue reading

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My slouchy hipster hat

Well, I didn’t knit every day of WWKiP Week.  (I missed Sunday.)  But I have knitted every day in public since that Sunday.  I finished the modest, little, Spring scarf, just in time for Spring to  end.  (Today is the … Continue reading

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Re-visiting books and movies

I enjoy reading Crazy Aunt Purl’s blog, because she wonders out loud (well, on-line and in print, really) about life, and makes it both funny and interesting.  Last year I was not doing much of anything, so I missed a … Continue reading

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WWKiP Week

That is World Wide Knit in Public Week.   🙂   It began with World Wide Knit in Public Day, which is today, and grew into a week-long event.  Various shops and knitting circles are doing events at public places.    It is … Continue reading

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Bed in Summer

When my son was young, he had several excellent books of poetry — not the Mother Goose kind, but real poetry.  Some of it was very funny and silly, and some was quite beautiful.  But now, with the longer days … Continue reading

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I like stones

I have been writing all this time, and never written about stones.  I like stones.  Even when I was a kid, I picked up pretty rocks and brought them home.  My first purchased stone was a tiger’s eye, which is … Continue reading

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