In keeping with November and NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), where participants attempt to write a 50,000 word novel over the course of the month, April is NaPoWriMo, National Poetry Writing Month. I'm thinking about participating again to see if I can write more than the 12 poems I did in 2014. Are any of … Continue reading NaPoWriMo, 100 Day Project, An Old Poem
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Knit 3 more wedges of Aranami. Done. Continue with Aspen sleeves. I'm almost done with the increases and near where I should start the sleeve cap shaping. Go to TKD twice. This almost didn't happen thanks to snow days, but I'm still feeling Friday's workout. Keep learning how to spreche … Continue reading The Week March 20-26, 2017
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Knit 3 more wedges of my Aranami shawl. Done. Easy peasy. Recreate the charts for Aspen so they're all in one chart, not a handful of charts with different row counts, which is too much for me to keep track of. Plus for some reason I really enjoy lining boxes up … Continue reading The Week March 13-19, 2017
Pictures I've taken since last Monday for the nature photo a day challenge I'm doing with my friend Suzi. Also, Happy International Women's Day!
I discovered a new 8 episode documentary series on Netflix called Abstract and of course breezed right through it. It profiles designers from a number of different fields: illustration, athletic shoe design, architecture, interior design, stage design, graphic design, and more. I admit I skipped the episodes on interior design and stage design but I might go … Continue reading While I Was Knitting …
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Wear The Green Wood Cardigan and when I'm not wearing it, gaze lovingly/meditate on the greens and blues in the yoke. This was easy; I wore it everywhere I could and thrust it at people to admire and hold. Knit 5 more wedges of my Aranami shawl. I can easily make … Continue reading The Week March 6-12, 2017
Grönlund-Nisunen - Unstable Matter - 2013 from Tommi Grönlund-Petteri Nisunen on Vimeo.
Last week's goals with progress indicated: Seam the arms or sides of The Green Wood Cardigan. Seamed all the seams, sewed all the buttons, wore it to the grocery store for its public debut. All the dirty details are on my Ravelry project page, but here's a picture: Knit 2 more wedges of my Aranami shawl.I think … Continue reading The Week Feb 27-March 5