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We interrupt this programme …

Last week, I mentioned my current then-current obsession with sock-knitting. I am nearly halfway done with the second sock of the latest pair which I cast on at one point or another during the 5th of August just after finishing … Continue reading

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Socks

I seem to have become, without intent or awareness, an obsessive sock-knitter within a dangerously short amount of time. This past winter, I wore only hand-knit socks. Mind you, I have had only six pair of hand-knit socks in my … Continue reading

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On the needles and off

I have been knitting. In snatches of time, waiting for Kate or Bruce, listening to a lecture, watching Jon Stewart (my sanity-check during the election season), here and there, and in church. And, despite my crazy busyness, I have managed … 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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Tuesday: Random

1. I have got nothing cohesive and little coherent to say. 2. It has been very dry here. So dry, yesterday’s welcome passing thunderstorms were not enough to stave off our front yard occupant’s drought stress. Sunday, when my neighbor … Continue reading

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Off the needles… and on

Two weeks ago, with some pomp and circumstance, I blew my own horn a bit regarding a recently finished bit of knitting. About a week later, I finished another bit of knitting and said absolutely nothing. I may have been … Continue reading

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