Today I am forty-one which makes the blog/website eleven years old. I would like to apologize to the blog for neglecting it so much in recent years and missing its tenth birthday last year because we were away for my birthday. (Next year I will remember, when the blog gets to be twelve and I […]
Today is my birthday. I suppose I am allowed to be thirty-six and still feel like I am just getting started, just beginning to figure things out, just happy and just married. Thank you again for all the wedding well-wishes on Twitter & Instagram, I wish I could respond to everyone personally but I can’t […]
Today I am thirty-five years old, which means this blog is five years old (and flax-golden tales are four). Five years sounds comparatively short but July of 2008 feels like a lifetime ago. More than a lifetime. I’m not the girl I was then. I don’t think that girl could have imagined this particular version […]
Today is my birthday! I am thirty-four years old, which also means that this blog is four years old and flax-golden tales are three years old, and three is of course the magic number. My continued & eternal thanks to the multi-talented Carey Farrell for allowing me to make things up to accompany her fantastic photos. We celebrate all […]
It seems like an auspicious sort of age. So far it is raining, but I am rather fond of rain.
Today is my birthday. I have been working on a birthday present for myself, and for sharing. It officially starts on Friday, but it is being unwrapped today to be more festive. flax-golden tales is an experiment in words and pictures. For awhile now, the idea of doing short stories based on images has been […]
First blog posts are always difficult. This one is especially problematic since I’m not entirely sure what I want this blog to be just yet. At least it looks pretty. I have been blogging in various forms for several years, though this is my first WordPress endeavor and I am vaguely overwhelmed with shininess and […]