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Facts and Data

I am a scientist.  I live for data.  I love testing new hypotheses.  In any conversation, work related or not, I look for hard facts rather than impressions.   489 more words



How ironic!  On Sunday I wrote about returning to my most recent NeuroBead project that has been lying unfinished in the corner of our new room.   19 more words


Mental peace amidst chaos 

It has been more than three weeks since we’ve moved into the new apartment. The unpacking process is slow and tortured. A lot of things are still in boxes and difficult to find. 448 more words


Honoring Thunder Rose Leather

Honoring is a means of giving thanks, of bringing people together, of distributing material goods so that all may survive, and of teaching. It maintains a balance that is really needed to hold people together and to keep us in the right relationships with ourselves and our community.

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Still Making Stuff

Stuff and More Stuff

It all started out simply enough.  I had an old Altoids tin with band aids and a tiny bead box of pills in it.  352 more words


Hand dyed and beaded chiffon scarves? 

As we drove into Mandalay, a city set out on a grid system, our taxi driver got a teensy bit lost and we ended up pretty much in the right area but pretty much down the wrong roads. 238 more words



Last night was the first beading class! :D

I made this bracelet with butterfly beads, in a technique called peyote. I began by threading so many brown beads that it reached around the wrist. 134 more words