Category Archives: Fiber Community

Passion Flower

Who knew that planting passion flower in San Francisco was a mistake? When Lann and i moved into our house in 1999 we decided to plant our tiny garden for the butterflies, bees and hummingbirds. So we cleaned out all … Continue reading

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Travel Notes

Good morning world. I keep meaning to sit down and write a long post about the power of weather and this trip has just been so long and hard (with all the WEATHER) that by the end of the day … Continue reading

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Golden Gate Fiber Institute

I wish I were a better blogger- I think of so many things to write and then there are just not enough hours in the day. At the end of July we had our second summer intensive of the Golden … Continue reading

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An Army of Storytellers and Lovers

This week started out with a thump! Tuesday’s decision from the California Supreme court felt like a giant thump to my heart and psyche. How could California – the bastion of progressive thinking,  legally create not only a second class … Continue reading

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Meet in the Middle for Equality

Last year on June 17th Lann and I went to SF City Hall with our priestess/minister and friends to be married. It was a historic day for California – the first day it was legal to be married as a … Continue reading

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Update from the Road

Blessed Beltane one and all! Cinco de Mayo has come and gone and so has Beltane, Stitches South and Maryland Sheep & Wool Festival. Maggie, Merlin and I are still on the road – now headed for Portland and TKGA. … Continue reading

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Keep the Fleece, and the World’s Longest Scarf!

Today at noon at Stitches West we will start the World’s Longest Scarf in our booth at Carolina Homespun. Come and join the fun!  Booth 723. Keep the Fleece!

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Poem for the Fourth Annual Brigid Poetry Reading

He Na Tye Woman by Paula Gunn  Allen Water. Lakes and Rivers. Oceans and streams. Springs, pools and gullies. Arroyos, creeks, watersheds. Pacific. Atlantic. Mediterranean. Indian.  Caribbean.  China Sea. (Lying.  Dreaming on shallow shores.) Arctic. Antarctic. Baltic. Mississippi. Amazon. Columbia. … Continue reading

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Fiber Community

I am constantly amazed at the internet – Blogs and websites and how fast information travels. I must really come from another century where information traveled so much slower and clothing took time, care, attention and intention. (Watch for more … Continue reading

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