Oh. My. Geish-a!

I’ve had a party in its honor, required the guests to toast it with their sake, and kissed the artist on the mouth (in the same thankful manner that one might have, had he been the doctor who’d delivered a…


Bad Mood and the Boob Tube

Hey there, hi there, ho there! It’s been mayhem around here: bronchitis, out of town guest, fence building, sick friend in need of care, blah, blah, blah. Oh, and today’s lesson: never go get your hair cut when you’re in…


Roots, Resorts and Rockage.

Heya, strangers! Sorry for the big ol’ gap in posts, I’ve been battling a bit of bronchitis over the past few days and before that, I spent a couple of nights at the Lake Austin Spa and Resort. Next month…


Goodbye, Peter.

Some sad news today. As you may have heard, Peter Benchley died yesterday from idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis which causes fatal and progressive scarring of the lungs. He was only 65 years old. You likely know him as the author of…


Feeling Bookish

Hey all! Just a quick FYI that I signed on to be part of the Knitty Gritty book which is scheduled to hit shelves this November. I’ll be writing the introduction, as well as some of the content, consulting on…