Author Archives: stitchesandmarginalia

Shades of Grey

Only 5 shades though, so this isn’t that kind of party. A couple of years ago I bought a gradient set on a whim with a vague plan about maybe mittens or something. And like so many vague plans, I … Continue reading

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The Dinosaur Artist

A couple of years ago I got summoned to jury duty and found myself musing about how if I got selected for an actual jury and found myself thinking that any trial would certainly be either horrible (violent crime) or … Continue reading

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Still Snowy…

Y’all! I’ve been off on vacation in St. Lucia. The Pitons and rum punch – this was pretty much my week. I miss it already. I bought a pineapple so I can pretend I’m still in the Caribbean but it’s … Continue reading

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Two Steps Forward, One Pair of Socks

So, a couple of weeks ago I was all about stranded hats. I finished that blue one and merrily cast on another: Pretty, huh? Alas, corrugated ribbing isn’t really my comfort zone. I was so worried about being loose and … Continue reading

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January Blues

The last couple of weeks I’ve had one of those nasty lingering colds. Now that I’m finally shaking it, it seems I’ve lost several days somewhere. The month is nearly over? The milk has expired? I can’t seem to understand … Continue reading

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The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

Happy New Year Y’all! I like to think of a shiny New Year full of shiny new possibilities but I’m still musing about my last book of 2018. Despite the title, The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet by … Continue reading

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The Hidden Keys

Lately it seems like approximately 90% of all literature is about the Holocaust, or perhaps a different war, or maybe slavery. Y’know, serious depressing stuff. That’s how you know it’s litterchure! I saw a comment somewhere where someone was saying … Continue reading

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