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Who encouraged you?

Who or what encouraged you to become a quilter? I know many people who quilt come from a family where quilting is or was a long-standing tradition. 655 more words


I had intended to post the first Chapter of my new book as promised. However events during recent days have prevented me from doing this and instead I have posted a short story which I published several years ago. 2,369 more words

Bonsai Trees

That self-immolating "environmentalist"

“Factually, Buckel did nothing to lower his own carbon footprint, and actually chose the most carbon-producing (and gruesome) way to bring attention to his cause. Add to that the fact that this man felt his own death was required in service of his beliefs, and it’s apparent that he needed help (which he did not get).” 25 more words


Darling Little Obsessions

At 8:30 Sunday morning, Martin was having a mini-meltdown. He danced awkwardly through the kitchen and family room, yelling, “No alterations! No, never! Mommy, is Daddy right? 931 more words


The sunshine through the trees. I don't hate Autism.

I don’t hate Autism.
Does it come across that I do?
I don’t. At all.

I hate parts of it.
I hate the parts that make my childs life so difficult. 396 more words

Beards and the woman who loves them #ManCrushMonday #MCM

Dear Bearded Men:

I love you. Every single one of you, apparently. And that, in fact, was news to me.

I was at a club with my friend Clair not too long ago, fangirling over one of the hairy members of the band that had just played — mostly because I was having a great time out and loved their music. 347 more words


Here's one I prepared earlier...

Hopefully there’ll soon be plenty of links on here to new stories and the like. All I need is some nice people to take pity on me and publish some of my efforts. 23 more words