Top 10 Books of 2017

I thought it would be fun since seeing lots of lists and youtube videos to list some of my top 10 things of 2017. I am going to start with books, but I might do games and other things as well. 10. Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng This has been on my … [Read more…]

2017 Updates and 2018 Goals

Politically, 2017 was quite a traumatizing year. What I learned is that I’ve been pretty blind to a lot of the pain in others’ lives as I’ve comfortably been living mine. Openness to seeing my privilege and standing up for justice and taking time to rest and recuperate became much more important. Personally, 2017 was … [Read more…]

Bridging two worlds

The theme of this week seems to be bridging worlds. I am rewatching Babylon 5, and I just started season 2 where one of my favorite female characters in sci-fi ever, Delenn, has undergone a transformation that has caused her to be part Minbari and part human. She claims this transformation will allow her to … [Read more…]

Making Progress and Being Human

I thought I would dedicate this blog post to progress on knitting and reading. Also, since my reading has been challenging traditional notions of what it means to be human, I want to talk a little about my thoughts on this theme. I am currently knitting my birthday socks, a pair of socks for myself … [Read more…]

Yarnalong

I’m currently knitting Fish Lips Kiss Heel socks in Fibernymph Dyeworks Bedazzled colorway Advance to Go. I’m currently reading The Walking Dead by Robert Kirkman, et. al. I finished volume 22 in December 2014, and so I’m now catching up with the series. Volume 22 was a great reboot, so I’m excited to see where … [Read more…]

Blogging for awhile

So, you may have noticed that mid-May has come and gone, and I am still not recording the podcast. I keep debating about the podcast. I know that even if I do podcast regularly in the summer, when the semester starts again, I won’t be able to podcast regularly. So I decided to blog for … [Read more…]

Never Recorded Episode 89: Spring Break has Sprung!

Today’s segments include: drafting, fully drafted, lit review, five favorite things, and noteworthy. Pull out your knitting and let’s knit together! Drafting: Fish lips kiss heel socks by Sox Therapist in Kirby Wirby colorway RBF google it on size 1/2.25mm 32″ Hiya Hiya sharp circular. Into the Whirled colorway on Ashford Traveller Spinning Wheel. Trying long draw. … [Read more…]

Never Recorded Episode 89: Last Minute Knitting Events!

Today’s segments include: drafting, up next, lit review, five favorite things, and noteworthy. Pull out your knitting and let’s knit together! Drafting: Canfield Hat by Jessica Larsonin Gnomeacres Scruffy Gnome colorway 221B Baker Street on size 7/4.5mm Signature Circular. Fish lips kiss heel socks by Sox Therapist in Kirby Wirby colorway RBF google it on size … [Read more…]