Confidence and Ambition

What’s the difference between Confidence and Reasonable Ambition? Well, in this case, “something akin to a dog’s breakfast” must be the answer. I am reasonably confident that I have been overly ambitious in wanting to Navajo ply all of the Deep Fried Vegis.

Anyway, it is a skill that I wish to master – and I would prefer to do it on a yarn that I do not much care for, so I shall plough on.

I have my first bobbin of singles plyed. It was hard work.

The part where Nell insinuated herself, and the bucket about her head, ‘twixt myself and my Kate… was really “interesting.”

The yarn looks pretty horrid, actually.

There’s only a small piece of roving left. I can’t see me finishing today as hoped for, but it should be completed tomorrow, I think. It’s difficult to be committed to something that looks so unpromising.

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A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

A Month in France: Nothing is Lost

I am lagging on the Month in the Country prompts, and lagging badly at that. I have a list of prompts t be caught up on and I shall be working my way through them here, or at Scattered Thoughts depending on where the post most naturally sits. I have elected to tackle the prompts not in date order necessarily but to seize upon prompts that offer me space in which to write down the things that I am feeling the need to say. Even if I need to crowbar it in. The thing is, I am going to continue to be short of time and space in which to write and so a two-for-one is useful and I hope to do as many of those as I can. Seems like a plan? … Continue readingA Month in France: Nothing is Lost

Oh, deer

Oh, deer

Nell and I had a lovely walk this morning. The weather has cooled considerably and there was a very pleasant breeze. We both made better time than of late. … Continue readingOh, deer

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