The other day I mentioned on Twitter that I was looking for a technical editor to help me with some knitting patterns. I got a few questions that aren’t answerable in 140 characters, so I thought I’d make a full-blown post that will serve as a help wanted ad. What’s …

I’ve been meaning to get back here for almost a month to mention that my favorite local author and one of my favorite authors from anywhere, Donald Harington, died early last month. He’s been called the greatest unknown writer in America, and I’d agree with that sentiment. His books, many …

So, this has pretty much been my life for the past six weeks or so: My little girl, Anna Catherine, was born September 5, a full six weeks early. So, actually, this has been my life for the past five weeks or so, because we spent the first week of …