First of all, I have to say that I'm so excited about and inspired by the enthusiasm in the comments from yesterday's "self-portrait" post! I think it's a go -- let's see all the lovely ladies behind the lovely words by posting a self-portrait (whatever "self-portrait" means to you) next Tuesday. I'll host the link list so that we can all meet each other in a whole new way. I can't wait to see you all!
In new business, one lonely little grape has made it off my needles; only 15 or so more to go. It took something like 15 minutes to make, but with the size 2 DPNs, it's a little fussy and I need a solid 15 minute stretch in which to crank it out...something that comes at quite a premium around here. Some progress was made on Silas' blanket too. One of these days, one of these days...
As far as reading goes, I just finished Just My Type, a history of fonts, and am getting ready to start Off to Class, a short book about unconventional schools around the world. Steve has always gotten quite a kick out of the diversity of my reading material. What can I say? I'm an unfaithful mistress. I flit from topic to topic, being wooed by all things unknown to me. I'm in love with learning.
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