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fiber artist, writer, nun

Hunkered Down….Again!

As I was scrolling through past posts today, looking for something I had written, I came across my February 9, 2014 blog post.  The title stopped me in mid-scroll, “Hunkered Down.”  Apparently, we’d had a storm and were snowed in. … Continue reading

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Midwinter of the Mind…

I haven’t posted in a long, long while.  The duties and obligations of one’s mundane life intrude in the most inconvenient ways and leave one dry.  No ideas, no sense of beauty, no time and no desire.  I guess I … Continue reading

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Warpaloomaphobia No More!

  I can’t believe it’s been over a year since my last blog post.  The old saying, “my, how time flies” is right!  The last year seems to have gone by in a blur. Much has gone on with our … Continue reading

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Much To Think About

  It’s been quite a while since I posted.  If anyone is waiting for me to become a steady, predictable blogger, it just isn’t going to happen in this lifetime.  Everyday life seems to have a way of happening and … Continue reading

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Stitching A Way Through Sadness

Today there is sadness.  The world seems a little less bright because of the loss of a schoolmate and friend.  We hadn’t seen each other much since high school, but bumped into each other on Facebook a few years ago … Continue reading

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The Last Rose of Summer

  The weather in NW Oregon has been abysmally hot for a few days.  We had to keep the windows shut and the curtains closed.  We don’t have air conditioning because we hardly ever need it.  It was a blessing … Continue reading

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It is Dawn! Arise!

Couldn’t sleep last night, so I was awake as the morning twilight brightened into dawn and then into full day.  At 5:00 a.m. I took my camera outside to get a couple photos.  As I stood on the deck in … Continue reading

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