November’s Promise


Kill your darlings, bury your hopes; trust that what comes next is better than what is now….

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A list of THE THINGS

So let’s see…
Peanut butter
Get the bulbs planted, or potted, whatever is appropriate
Call relatives so they know when we will be in x place
At some point, remember to buy a new batch of menthewasser mix
Finish putting up the drapes
Pack clothing
RSVP to birthday event
Plan other events [contact people in relevant locations]
Be grateful
Be very, very grateful…

….we would have saved ourselves a world full of stupid arguments….

Yes, it’s cold right now.  And it might have been a mild summer around here.  But that doesn’t change the underlying trends, and…..

Oh, it’s exhausting.

A handful of time

I don’t know how long it took to produce this checkerboard of tatting.  Maybe it was destined to cover the front of a small pillow, that would have already been covered in some contrasting fabric?  Maybe it was meant to go over the back of a chair, or a seat on a couch?

Tit4Tattingit’s lovely.  It’s probably not cat-compatible…

Moss-snow-twigsSturdy little things.  Keep them hydrated and they will outlast us…


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