Monthly Archives: January 2008


It’s probably bad juju to have such a negative post up here for so long, so I feel like I’d better write something. Problem is, I have nothing much to say. I’ve been under the weather since last Thursday night when I woke up in the middle of the night feeling feverish. Friday, Saturday and

I need a drink

I can’t understand why (certain) people don’t simply deal with their problems directly. Why a person wouldn’t be able to empathize at least a little bit, give others the benefit of the doubt once in a while, or — I don’t know — maybe actually have a conversation with someone to make sure they’re not


Completely random things I have found interesting lately and don’t want to forget about. The Edge Annual Question for 2008: What have you changed your mind about? Edge is a nonprofit group that “promote[s] inquiry into and discussion of intellectual, philosophical, artistic, and literary issues, as well as to work for the intellectual and social

Tricks of the trade

I posted a picture on my Flickr page of some yarn I was spinning, and Tina made a comment about commissioning me to make a scarf for her. I proposed that she use her insane thrifting skills to find something fun for me in exchange for the scarf. In record time, Tina managed to find