We can attempt to teach the things that one might imagine the earth would teach us: silence, humility, holiness, connectedness, courtesy, beauty, celebration, giving, restoration, obligation and wildness.
David Orr from "Earth in Mind"

Nov 25, 2008

one Good thing One Creative Thing Day 8 The Single Breath Addition

One Good Thing: Fires to knit by and making pies.

One Creative Thing: Finished Alder's sweater and started Kevin's hat.


Penelope said...

Oh, what a wonderful image...knitting by the fire. I'm blogging by the fire, but it's not quite the same ;)

Shannon said...

i'm still only into one half of one sleeve for o's sweater...fighting every urge not to start my own sweater. haaaaaaaaaate sleeves.
anyway, good show, girlfriend.

SpiderWomanKnits said...


After having another appendix related ultrasound this weekend (everything is ok) we decided to find out what we are having...

Call me!

Miss you guys. You were in my dream last night. Have a great Thanksgiving and say "Hi" to the Shepster for me ;-)

Lori said...

i can’t do anything by the fire yet, because the 9yo dropped a lego guy down one of the wood stove panels last spring. :^P

until we macgyver a way to get him out, i’m afraid of the smell of burnt plastic wafting through the house...