Poll of the Week

So, last year when Chili died (and I can’t link to that because it was juuuuust before the Great Hosting Change of 2009), Tim and I started talking about getting new kittens. Backup Kittehs, if you will. But we wanted to wait until Rembrandt died, because she was old and cranky and granted that getting…

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Lonely Vera

Yarn: Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sport in “Vera” Pattern: Kaiso by Judy Sumner Notes: So named because for a while they were just a pair of lonely toes used to teach someone how to knit toe-up; then they languished while I had other more pressing knitting. Surprise, I cranked the rest of the socks out between…

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The last to go shall see the first three go before her

(Originally posted June 19, 2005) I don’t really remember the first person I lost. I think it was either Aunt Nellie or Aunt Mildred, gone when I was young. Less than 10, I think. Too young to really get what death meant, or how heavy it could hit you. Next would probably be my grandfather,…

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