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The Wrap-Up

It’s been slow going getting back to regular life after losing my brother, but it’s happening. Life, as they say, really does go on. And while he remains in my heart (and always ALWAYS will), I’m doing my best to…

Thankfully

Over the holiday weekend, in between cooking up a Thanksgiving feast, copy editing a fellow writer’s book that’ll be coming out very soon, and working on Jonas’ story Indomitable, I started a new knitting project. I know, I know! I…

Another Kind of Revision

I’m revising a hat I made last year—unmaking it while I reknit it again a tad smaller (it’s kind of fun to unravel it as I knit…I haven’t done this before). I think this is the hat’s third (and last-because-it’s-now-exactly-how-I-want-it)…

Crafting

I’m starting to look ahead toward the holidays and think about the handmade gifts I want to make this year—for my kids and our extended family. We’ve done this for several years and I have to say that while it’s…

On Craftiness (and Avoiding Revising)

I’ve been feeling so crafty lately—as in making-things-with-my-hands crafty. I’m sure it’s a combination of the cool, autumn air and the mental crafting I’m doing with Imaginable. I have this theory that craft begets craft—that if you’re feeling creative or…