• blogs,  family,  passion

    Ten Years (Well, Really More)

    I really wish I hadn’t lost the first four+ years of my blogging.  When I started this  (as a running blog in 2002?)), I didn’t fully understand how I was recording a history of thoughts and feelings. But now I…

  • letterpress,  passion


    I went walking with a friend today, telling her about the print shop I happened to stop into yesterday. They do all commercial work on offset presses these days– But I asked if they had any old letterpress equipment. (I’m…

  • artandwriting,  community,  learning,  letterpress,  passion

    The Waiting

    One of the benefits of getting older is realizing that one has less time ahead than behind. I am beginning to come to terms with that. The other realization is we can’t wait to “be picked.” Actually I learned this…

  • frustration,  learning,  letterpress,  passion

    Pushing On

    I always did something I was a little not ready to do. I think that’s how you grow. When there’s that moment of ‘Wow, I’m not really sure I can do this,’ and you push through those moments, that’s when…

  • community,  creativity,  culture,  marketing,  passion

    Worth a listen

    From Brain Pickings… Seth Godin and Debbie Millman Design, at its core, thrives when a human being cares enough to do work that touches another — it doesn’t thrive when it gets more “efficient.”