Author Archives: kmkat

Linking rust and moss.

Disruption is not created equally. “People talk about the US as a Christian nation, but a better description would be a white Protestant nation that often made life uncomfortable for other groups.” And now for something pleasant: winning astronomy photographs. … Continue reading

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Arrrgg, mateys!

Yarnbombing like a pirate.

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Blue. Yarn.

For those of you still working. On my shoulder. Not sure which is worse, the sweater or the harsh lighting. A beautiful knitting journal.

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More nervy links.

The hammered dulcimer makes beautiful music. I did a double-take. Everybody likes bubbles. On sending children back to school. via martinimade.com The Waffle House index. ditto An economic argument for later school start times for teenagers. Memories of 9/11. Links … Continue reading

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Foliage photo of the day & art.

On my way west out of Massachusetts I stopped in North Adams at the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art to see an exhibit I had glimpsed on Instagram. The image above, left, was an exhibit. The image above right was … Continue reading

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Foliage photo of the day, etc.

Some of the highlights of the trips were completely unexpected, like this bathroom faucet that did tricks. The blue dot where the stream of water hit the sink caught my interest. WTF? * * * * * My copy of … Continue reading

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New feature: foliage photo of the day. And an update.

The odometer on my car reads 5,600 miles more than it did four weeks ago, and I drove over 5,000 of those miles myself. How did that happen, you ask? Round trip to Makanda IL to view the eclipse. Two … Continue reading

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It looks better when felted.

Mittens! More mittens! Yarnbombedgraffitied photos. Lace art. A new knitting zine. Transformers Little Red Riding Hood. Knitted book cover. I want this, but my brioche skills are not there yet. Yeah, that color combo grabs me every time. Tigers! Yep. … Continue reading

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Dandelion fluff in your eye (or a nerve network. Take your pick.)

White House moron.

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Okay, I do have a few Saturday links.

Bookstore to get lost in. “When you have hiked nine miles…” Employee shaming. Crafting¬†explained. “I love you, Eloise.” Every book in the History of Literature summed up in a single sentence¬† But why are the shadows blue? The Aisle of … Continue reading

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