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Blogging into the Silence

Okay, I haven’t posted in a while.  I’ll save the handwringing and spare the self-flagellation and get on to the content.  The biggest item of which is… I finished The-Shawl-That-Must-Not-Be-Named.  And it even gets a title change, as I can name it now!  I didn’t want to before I finished it, as I wanted the… Continue reading Blogging into the Silence

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Boop. Beep. Boop. Beep.

So as the eagle-eyed or long-time reader might have noticed, I’m a wee bit of a fan of the Fox show 24 (no, really? I would never have guessed!). While I’m used to waiting a long time between seasons (the show runs uninterrupted between January and May, making for a 7-month hiatus), due to the… Continue reading Boop. Beep. Boop. Beep.

dorkiness · history nrrd · pictures · socks · stuff to knit by · Swallowtail Shawl · the shetland-that-must-not-be-named

My freeze-frame-fu is strong

You know you’re a sad, sad little knitter when you’re watching a movie and you have to catch yourself from spending too much time examining the knitwear. So of course that’s exactly what I’m doing. Particularly considering I’m watching A&E’s Shackleton, and as a great deal of it takes place on board ship there are… Continue reading My freeze-frame-fu is strong

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A Tale of Two Socks (and Blogs)

Well here we are, at the new blog!  Hopefully everyone remembered to update their bookmarks; I have all my previous posts transferred over here, so if you’re just arriving, you can browse through the archives here. I decided to move the blog as Blogger was basically just annoying the heck out of me on a… Continue reading A Tale of Two Socks (and Blogs)