One of the Quotations I Keep on my Office Wall

The rush and pressure of modern life are a form, perhaps the most common form, of its innate violence. To allow oneself to be carried away by a multitude of conflicting concerns, to surrender to too many projects, to want to help everyone in everything is to succumb to violence…. The frenzy of the activistContinue reading “One of the Quotations I Keep on my Office Wall”

Beginning with The Slow Knitter

The very first blog I kept was called “The Slow Knitter”.  It was 2006, I’d learned to knit a couple of years before and I got hooked on all the crafting blogs popping up like wildflowers on the internet, especially the ones with free patterns. The “Slow” in the title had a double meaning.  IContinue reading “Beginning with The Slow Knitter”