Archive for October, 2005

Continuing Craftiness

Friday, October 28th, 2005

I spent several hours at Commuknity today working on a project. I hung out with Nathania and Emy, gabbing about esoteric topics such as spiritual practice. I bought yet more yarn, too. Some solid worsted wool which is good for felting (I may make a few small items and felt them), and some other special […]

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They Needed to Do a Study For This?

Thursday, October 27th, 2005

You might think parents worry most about whether their children are taking drugs, having sex or joining gangs. But a new survey of Bay Area parents reveals their biggest concern is that the day-to-day stress of modern life may be making their children overweight, depressed and less interested in school. Homework and peer pressure are […]

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Thursday, October 27th, 2005

I am finished reading my friend’s manuscript. All I can say here is, “Wow.” I was impressed over and over by the deft plot, rich characters, and the way it all meshed. She has truly created an intricate alternate reality. One reason I don’t write fiction is that I am simply terrified and immobilized by […]

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