by the Brooklyn Bridge
after reading to Theo at the NYPL
the first day of first grade -- this skirt pattern has been golden. I made about ten of them this summer.
Getting closer to my release date! Some kind words about the book here, and the cover is featured in this great article. For more on issues of race and literature for young people (and the young at heart), please check out these thoughtful essays by Mitali Perkins, Neesha Meminger, and Zetta Elliot. (And the wonderful books by these authors!)
Pulling from the stash to work on this, this (mon petit shrug by Jessica Rode Salonen on Ravelry, and this. And maybe this. Oh! and these. Aw, heck, I'm going to work on my whole Ravelry queue at once. Some things never change. Maybe I'll finish a few though. Either way, it'll be fun. Reunion '09. Reminder to keep using our teaspoons. Lots of opportunities. (and man, time flies!)