Tag Archives: nautical

Welcome to the Hotel California

Or rather, the Hotel Snowville. You can check out, but no one will ever let you talk about leaving the city I live in without major amounts of guilt, and a laundry list of reasons you should never live anywhere else. … Continue reading

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Where does inspiration come from?

It’s been a while since I wrote anything. I’ve been quite busy with thinking. Ah, thinking; the pass time I’ve been trying to banish. Everyone needs a break from thinking. I’ve been thinking a lot about inspiration and where it … Continue reading

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It’s an octopus sort of day

I live with two artists – a little one and a big one. They both amaze me. I wish I could draw or paint, but I can’t, so I make do with what I can do. One thing I am … Continue reading

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Lazy but surprisingly productive Mondays

I’m at Starbucks. Usually, when I’m at Starbucks, I’m writing with pen and paper. See? Today is different. Instead I’m writing a blog post on my iPhone, which has recently, unexpectedly regained some of its old lost functionality (namely all … Continue reading

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Fitzgerald or Hemingway

On my personal Facebook page, I recently posed the question “Hemingway or Fitzgerald”. I didn’t reveal that this was a no-brainer for me. Hemingway, no question. I didn’t say anything. At first…crickets. Nothing. Slowly, a few people started responding. Fitzgerald. … Continue reading

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Blue Ocean

Since last week’s last post, I have to admit that I haven’t done much. My husband got a surprise long weekend, so I decided to just enjoy my family. It was lovely (and very very cold – Alberta winters hurt … Continue reading

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Knitting the winter away

It has been a little while since I blogged about something I’ve actually knitted (my Christmas Day post about my knitting bowl doesn’t really count) which is a bit funny since I knit more than I do anything else in … Continue reading

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