28 November 2009

Whistling Woman Tour Kicks Off

Mary reading from her new book. Lenore and Izzy took care of crowd control.

  Mary Kellogg kicked off her "Whistling Woman" book tour Saturday at Gardenworks, and read three poems from her new book of poetry, "Whistling Woman." We also sold ASA calendars, Maria's potholders, and some of my books.
  The tour goes on. Next Saturday, we will all be at the Battenkill Bookstore, Main Street, Cambridge, at noon. On December 17, we will be at the Red Fox Bookstore in Glens Falls, N.Y., from 4 to 8 p.m. Then at 1 p.m. December 19, we will all be at the Northshire Book Store in Manchester Center, Vt.

The Little People: Daily Potholder

  November 28, 2009 – The Little People Potholder is going off to Gardenworks, to support the Agricultural Stewardship Association (ASA) farmland conservation calendar, and Mary Kellogg's poems, my books and Lenore and Izzy, who are coming along. Maria cranked out a dozen of these in the past few days, and this one comes from a vintage fabric recovered from an old farmhouse near Vermont.

Pausing for the Imaginary Squirrel

 Day after day, Rose checks for the Imaginary Squirrel, who she has been pursuing for nearly six years ever since she saw a real one up in that tree.Lenore and Izzy routinely pause for her to check for him, as she never fails to do. Rose does nto forget.