Monthly Archives: December 2014

Taking the week off

This is a time of year for family and friends.  I’ve been enjoying a quiet Christmas season this year and have decided to take the week off from writing.  The last few days have been restful and I’ve let my … Continue reading

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Today is the day – winter solstice. Shortest day of the year. Start of a winter. End of a year. The sky is grey and darkness drives me indoors to the warmth of hearth, kettle and kittens. It is a … Continue reading

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Wednesday Woodworking – Now it’s looking like something

Here it is, finally looking like something other than a pile of lumber: It’s hard to get a good picture of this because of the cramped space it is in.  The unit is 10 feet long and about 40 inches … Continue reading

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Book Progress

I’ve been at work on my cancer poetry book.  It is hard to measure progress, but I am up to 34 pages of stuff.  There are 18 poems and five or six pages of other ‘stuff.’  I am still not … Continue reading

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