A copper pot

I went looking for a dyepot today. I wanted to check the Old Creamery (antique store) in Ellsworth. I didn’t want to buy a cheap cooking pot made in China from Reny’s or wherever....

Seaweed and swatches

I went down to the shore today and collected seaweed. Just happened to be at low tide, wearing my muck boots. My hands were very cold dipping into the ocean water, but I didn’t...

Relief

I’m retired. I can’t believe it. I feel relief expanding in waves. To celebrate, I’m making an apron. An alchemist’s apron. It’s a long involved process, including dismantling a linen shirt, dyeing it with...

New Year 2018

I finished my 100 walks posts, making a final push to update August and September. Final count – 107. Some of these posts were very boring, how often can I write about walking to...

final cross-country ski of 2017

One last record a solo ski on Old Pond Rail Trail cold, but comfortable fell once, a maneuver to get upright beautiful snow, and monochromatic gray 2.3 miles

almost ended

The year is almost over snow below, winds above branches iced with white snowshoeing in the preserve with Andrea precious

along the beach, december

cold wind, snow on ground through the preserve past the community garden down Eastside road turned at Carter Lane past the abandoned house down the meadow through the woods onto Salt Pond Road to...