Every time I see these, I imagine gymnasts using them like uneven parallel bars. Or in zero gravity, making flying patterns through the wires and struts.
Originally posted yesterday, at the Deadline Dames. Check us out! When I was very young, I was given a battered hardback copy of Grimm’s Fairy Tales from a garage sale. I think the person who bought it figured, hey, Disney, all girls love princesses and she loves to read, right? What the giver did not […]
The piano lessons proceed apace. Daily practice is sometimes frustrating–for example, a simple adaptation of Eine Kleine Nachtmusik makes my brain cramp something fierce, and it’s taken me three days to get to the point where I can pick out a reasonable facsimile of it. Still, there’s progress, and I’m in the process of deciding […]
Last night I tried this chicken stock recipe, waking up this morning to find the house smelling absolutely divine. The stock itself is cooling in the fridge, while the wings etc. are put away. Later today I’ll pick the wings for meat, and we’ll have chicken soup tonight. Which will be awesome, because I’m fighting […]
Part of my ongoing fascination with a bit of wasteland near the freeway. Life creeps into every crevice it can, a wonderful tenacious thing.