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It's Friday I'm In Love

No, it’s not what you think. I’m not going to talk about something cheezier than the already-melting-icing on a vanilla cupcake. Well, at some point, this could be another kind of drama.   799 more words


Santa with Snowman NP -- Oops!


Stitching was going along great on my Santa with Snowman project.  On Sunday I took a good look at what I had been doing and — 146 more words


The Art of Caring, or the lack thereof

The definition of a New World notwithstanding, there’s a distinct lack of care in today’s planet blue is alarming. Back in the days, I fondly remember the caress of people living in our community, be it a pat in the back or a stern look if you were returning home late, something that is missing like a sore void; like the potholes in roads that get filled up by rainwater during monsoons and look like extensions of the road as the reflection of a gray-ash sky, the problem presents itself in camouflage. 761 more words

Heartstrings Santa with Snowman & HAED Challenge

Continuing on…

I have had a  lot of fun with my Santa with Snowman canvas.  I am following the stitch guide in order.. this shows the completed face and beard. 92 more words

Cross Stitch

BONfire Live Wire

AC/DC and Bon Scott

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High Voltage


A Little XS & A Little NP

I have worked on two different Christmas projects this past week.

This is a Pat Thode / Heartstrings needlepoint canvas called Santa with Snowman.  I am stitching from a kit by Fireside Stitchery that includes a stitch guide, threads and charm.  129 more words

Cross Stitch


A prisoner of your whim,
A bondsman enslaved
To your desire,
As capricious as the tide
That ebbs and flows
About the shores
Of this deserted isle, 57 more words