I survived the first week of the new regime and I believe I’ve turned the corner. I feel better: my cold is gone and some of my muscles don’t hurt anymore.
I learned this week that it takes human beings 21 to 28 days to establish a new habit, but it only takes cats four [...]
For some time now, I have enjoyed a friendly parallel blogging relationship with the Elgin Street Irregulars. They’re a local group blog with a stable of clever writers and interesting characters. At first they puzzled me with all their in-jokes and self-referential wanking, but I persevered and after awhile I began to “get” them, and [...]
I know some of you think I’m turning into a cat blogger, so I promise you this will be the last cat post this month. I swear. The cat is just a small part of my perfectly normal life, which is full of work and art and blogging and scrabble and knitting and chores and [...]
The Yarn Harlot mentioned me today! If you’re a knitter you already know who the Yarn Harlot is: she’s only the Online Goddess of the Knitting Universe, that’s who! And when she mentions your blog on her blog, your blog goes platinum for a day as gazillions of knitters pour in. So – a warm [...]