Monthly Archives: February 2014

Why Is Moving So Hard?

Why is moving so hard? Is it grief? My age? No matter how much the pros outweigh the cons, no matter how much everyone is in agreement it is a great decision, no matter how much potential for good there … Continue reading

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Moose Sighting

I’ve just had a great week with family. The only bummer was my youngest couldn’t join us. She is dealing with a health issue following eye surgery. I usually don’t talk about my kids, but this has been scary and … Continue reading

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Wind, Wind, Wind

The wind is preventing me from saying what a glorious day this is, sunny, warm, and …windy. Oh well. What is really glorious is having so much of my family here, kids, grandkids, commotion, food, listening to plans, fort building, … Continue reading

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Process Stories

Nine months of knitting is not unraveled and re-wound into balls of yarn in an hour – let me assure you. The process goes even slower when my four year old granddaughter helps me – and she just loves to … Continue reading

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Ups and Downs

  The weather is beautiful, a stark and brilliant light reflecting off the snow. The weather crashes and is depressingly somber, grey and cold, all in the same day. I know how tired everyone is with this winter, and yet … Continue reading

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Panic Attack

Do you ever have moments of panic? The kind where you can still think, you can still rationalize to a degree, but you are afraid you won’t come out on the other side of this awful feeling that controls your … Continue reading

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My Afghan War

For the past nine and a half months, I worked (without a pattern) on a project that was to be a birthday present this coming April for my daughter, a purple afghan for her couch. I had started one for … Continue reading

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