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A Fresh Look

It’s in the wastebasket:

Gossamer heaps in a glorious heavy layer

Trumping, covering, dooming to forgetfulness

The true and usual garbage underneath.

I know it’s supposed to be dead… 181 more words


Two Days without a Cast, still swollen

Two Days without the cast and the ankle is swollen. I was told that I’m allowed to start moving the foot, but still no weight bearing for another 12 days! 209 more words


Banana Bourbon Muffin

I’ve been quite taken with the Phillip Rocke Creme De La Creme and it’s strong Bourbon and Creme finish. That said it’s a slightly tricky flavor profile to blend with considering those attributes. 168 more words


What is THAT?!?

Did I get you to look?  No?  Oh….

Here is the long-promised bit on knitting. :)  The suspense is over everybody, you can chill now. 815 more words


How to Knit (picture version) 

Trying to post my knitting videos, I was having some technical difficulties and thought I would have to do it with pictures. So I’m posting them even though the videos worked in case they help for a quick reference. 326 more words


Vlog 2: Let's Start Knitting!

Here I give you the knitting basics: casting on, knitting, purling, and binding off/casting off. It’s going to be in 4 videos and there will be a post of pictures following later for quick reference. 101 more words


Cast Off and Abandoned

In the ‘Gardener at Sea and Other Tales’ I write about the dilapidated, the worn out and the abandoned.

Dilapidated old pickup trucks with cracked windshields and missing headlights rest where they last stopped. 195 more words

Excerpts From "The Gardener..."