Monthly Archives: January 2013

Getting Lucy Out of My Head

On Thursday I took the train into Boston, and as we passed through a snow-covered field the morning sun turned the ground to sparkles.  It was windy, and so off in the distance the snow was being whipped up.  From … Continue reading

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Uncomposed (Thing 3)

I mentioned that I’d started cleaning out my spare room, and immediately got distracted by a shiny bag of fabric scraps. This will surprise no one, least of all my parents. They used to tell me to clean my room … Continue reading

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Thing 2

Cleaning my spare room has unearthed an embarrassing number of unfinished objects (UFO’s).  For example, this pair of simple mittens, which were completely done except for the thumbs.  One slight problem?  I had lost the rest of the yarn.  (Coincidentally, another skein … Continue reading

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First Finished Project of 2013!

Every year I ask my family to buy me yarn for Christmas.  And they don’t.  They buy me all sorts of lovely things, but never yarn.  Thus, I was deeee-lighted when the VEB’s sister gave me not just yarn but a … Continue reading

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January Thaw

Sunday brought sunshine and 40-degree weather, so VEB and I moseyed on over to River Bend.  I was so happy to be back that I got a bit misty-eyed as we pulled into the parking lot.  We stalked an elusive … Continue reading

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Compose

I’m a bit belated in my end-of-year navel gazing, but there’s been lots of scheming behind the scenes and I’m finally ready to put some things in writing.  It took several weeks of mulling, followed by two raspberry martinis and … Continue reading

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