Posts Tagged ‘family’

The Memory

One day sometime during the mid-eighties I was dressing my Barbies for a killer expedition in their red Corvette on the front driveway. All of a sudden, my grandmother stomped up to me with a genuinely distraught expression on her ordinarily cheerful face. “I want you to promise me that you will never marry a […]

One Month

It’s been a month since we settled into the new house. I’m happy to report that we are completely unpacked, although I keep feeling like I don’t belong in a place this big. For the first time that Talking Heads song (sort of) makes sense to me: “You may find yourself behind the wheel of […]

Best Thank You Card Ever

I got this from my brother to say thanks for his wedding gift. I think getting this card was almost better than being at the wedding.


My little brother got married today. His new wife and my new sister is awesome, and I wish them both oodles of joy.

Hello Kitty

My niece’s birthday is in a few days, and her current obsession is Hello Kitty. Here’s her prezzie being put through Quality Assurance by Loki. If you have any interest in the pattern speak up and I’ll post it.

Future Blogger

WordPress shirt: check. Writing creatively? Double check. I can’t wait to build Lily her first blog. :D

Report: Solstice at Stonehenge

I’ve gotten more than a few questions about it, so here it is. My own wacky perspective on Summer Solstice 2012 at Stonehenge. I loved every minute of it, and given the chance, I’d do it exactly the same again. A lot of people go to Salisbury and then catch one of the many, many, […]