The Artemis Attic
Earlier in the week a lovely cartoon popped up in my Facebook feed, from a group I’m in that is for young people with chronic illness. 190 more words
5 days, 6 hours ago
My new pattern for a simple sicle-shaped shawl is available on Ravelry.
It is a very simple shawl, it knits itself up! I used remnants of mohair and some cotton-rayon blend.
1 month, 2 weeks ago
The New Enthusiast
The aphorism allows one to inhabit briefly a place characterized not by grotesque and vulgar ambition — nor the abuse of those who suffer from it — but by more palatable qualities: what one might call a… 25 more words
2 months, 2 weeks ago
The English word school derives from the Greek scholē, meaning “leisure.”
The Latin negotium, meanwhile — a compound of nec (“not”) and ōtium (“leisure”) — was the Roman word for “business.” 48 more words
3 months ago
In 2014 I took part in Tallinn Fashion Week together with Mattis Meekler, a young fashion designer. Two patterns were published in the Estonian crafts magazine Käsitöö (Spring 2015). 61 more words
The most (perhaps only?) tolerable sort of person is one not merely aware of but amused by his own infirmities. To proceed under any other impression represents an act either of naivete or hostility.
3 months, 1 week ago