Tags » Mending

Dry walls at last!

Soon my bench will be able to move back to it’s spot under the window! Thanks to the wonderful handyman and his offsider on Halloween… 137 more words

It's Crow Time


I can offer companionship, conversation, and use of my body.

I cannot give you my heart
Because it is already taken.


Loneliness settles

Days mean nothing
When you are lonely.
They amass
Into a never-ending cycle.

People go on
Like nothing is wrong.
But you are dying inside.


Are You Okay?

Those three words…
Make my heart race.

No. I’m not okay.
The fact you ask should tell you that.

I’m fine…

These two words…
Make everyone else feel better. 28 more words


Weekend, Small Steps

I spent a lot of time in the sewing room. Repaired my balaclava, repaired a ’round-the-house shirt for Wills, tested the post-FBA non-hip-graded McCall 6355, finished the vintage Butterick 7896, finally pieced the post-FBA, post-minor shoulder adjustment vintage Simplicity 7673. 279 more words

Going Out Casual

Making a rug no-slip

I have an awesome little red wool rug from Ikea next to my front door. It’s the perfect place for standing while kicking off wet shoes. 224 more words


New Life


these wounds have cut me

shredded apart

my soul

scattered all the pieces

so backwards I must go

to follow crumbs

and patch up holes…

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