Category Archives: Unfinished things

Well. Where have *you* been?

The story of my life slipped a bit into flashes of Tweets, Instagrams and Facebook posts over the past several months. I have looked at WordPress. I have thought about writing a blog post. I have walked away each time. … Continue reading

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#KnittingNotKnitting

In which I should not knit, but do. Continue reading

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Woad betide, part the first

July was an odd month for various reasons. I was away at the monastery for a few days of deep silence with six hours of quiet train travel to and from bookending my stay there We three learned (gradually) not … Continue reading

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We always think there’ll be more time

Well, I do. I don’t really know about you. But I assume, incorrectly most often, that I will see a friend again, have a chance to express my love more adequately, catch up on what’s going on in her life. … Continue reading

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Marvelously made

I have never spent a lot of time thinking about what is under the skin of my feet. Except now that I’ve written that sentence I’m going to contradict myself because I distinctly remember drawing my foot as an undergrad … Continue reading

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Specificities and particularities

I have been struggling to articulate my thoughts on last week’s — no, that of the week before last — retreat for days. That and whether they are worth articulating specifically here, or publicly at all. I think my stay … Continue reading

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Why, yes. I do still knit. Thanks for asking.

In the middle of sleepless nights, I sometimes worry about the yearly taxes I have yet to figure, and papers or grant proposals I have yet to write. Sometimes, oddly, I worry about unfinished knitting and wonder why I have … Continue reading

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