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Unknown Succulent

This succulent actually does have a name, but I lost the label. It was curling off the pot (as you can see below), so I took it off and put it in the proverbial ‘safe place’. 286 more words

Personal Stories

This just in: Don't unpack your bags - a lesson from Saturday Night Live

Yesterday I watched a documentary about Saturday Night Live in the 1980s. The show struggled so much after its first five golden years. It lost a lot of its people, its mission, and its way. 228 more words


Sis's necklace, part 3

Just a note here to say that I can embellish the loops around the beads with rows of those little gold 11/0 seed beads I found.  16 more words

Creative Process

Sometimes the materials want to tell there own story...

Wire burnt in the Black Saturday Fires
given to me by a farmer
has been sitting in my studio
quietly gathering dust
until recently
when I was looking for something to weave… 42 more words

Creative Process


I’m writing today,

because I need writing.

It’s the only thing that unravels the twisted thoughts in my head

It quiets the noise

and keeps the attention monster fed… 387 more words

The Seasons Through My Window

This “QuiltToon” shows all the seasons of the year as I see them through my bedroom window.  The branches of our big willow tree and the window box tell the story — the pointsettia is, of course, inside the window, and the window box filled with snow. 69 more words

Overall- what's the better part of art- the process or the product? A discussion

Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time”. ~ThomasMerton

Overall- what’s the better part of art- the process or the product? 707 more words