Monthly Archives: May 2013

Finalized plans and finished projects

You know what I did today? Today, I made a purse, entirely of my own design, in three hours. Hah! Ahaha! Hahahahaha!!! Forgive the maniacal laughter; I am just excessively pleased by this, as it looks incredibly lovely and totally professional. The only thing I have yet to do is embroider it, which I intend […]

The search for Home, part III

  At long last, we have had a full day of sun here near Limerick, in Ireland, and I was outside in it working all day! It was truly wonderful. There are few things I cherish more than pleasant, bright, late-spring days. They remind me of my old home, when this time of year the […]

In which I walk to the airport

Next time you are in Exeter in England, and someone tells you that you probably shouldn’t walk to the airport from wherever you are, smile politely and do it anyway. A remarkable fact about the Exeter area is that it is riddled with bicycle and pedestrian routes, including bridges and backroads, that lead one past […]

A slight change in plans…

As a preface to this post, I would like to say that spontaneity is a trait which is important to cultivate in oneself. Very important. In my last post, I talked about how captivated I’ve been by Brittany, and how much like home it has felt, and just how little I have wanted to leave. […]