Archive for ‘2015’

Quilted sunflowers

This is the semi-Amish quilt I bought at the annual Amish auction in Rexford, Montana, in 1995. True Amish quilts don’t use printed fabrics, only solids,…

Enjoy

If you don’t already subscribe to Maria Popova’s blog, my question to you is “Why not?” As one reader puts it, reading Brain Pickings is “like walking into…

I am dying

April fish. But wait, it’s no joke. Of course I’m dying. So are you. We are all dying, right from the moment we are born, and…

Winter eclipsed

I did not expect to be still so long: a whole season. My cherished peaceful season—winter—which I normally let enfold me like a soft duvet that muffles the noise of…