My knitting angst: LET ME SHOW YOU IT

OK, so back around Thanksgiving or so, I thought “wouldn’t it be great if I knitted special unique snowflakes Christmas stockings for everybody in my family for Christmas?” If I stuck to the people who come to Christmas morning that would mean I’d need… like… nine. Tops. And then I …

Alas, Babylon

Alas, Babylon by Pat Frank My rating: 5 of 5 stars I can’t tell you how many times I’ve read this book. A dozen, maybe? Each time I get something different from it. When I first read it at about nine or ten years old, it was frightening (I think …

The Margarets

The Margarets by Sheri S. Tepper My rating: 5 of 5 stars So, when I found _The Waters Rising_ and read it, and was a little surprised at how light it was for a Tepper book…? Having found out that I somehow missed a book by her (AAAAAHHH!) that came …

Easter 2002

When I changed blog hosts a few years ago, for some reason I never got around to re-posting many of the photos I’d had on the blog from those pre-flickr days. Here are some pictures from the first time I went to meet Tim’s family, in April of 2002. It …