The NEBA Roast Beef – Mike’s Submarines Latch Hook Project, May 9 2022 progress

You know what? I have come to the realization that unless I take a couple of months off from everything AND all the yarn I order from Herrschners comes in when I need it, getting this hooked rug completed in time for the New York State Fair – at least for 2022 – ain’t happening.…

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The comforting adventures of Leon the Lobster

Brady Brandwood is a filmmaker, a documentarian and a nature enthusiast. And five months ago, he chronicled a little experiment with his YouTube channel. And I swear to you, this is the most soothing, comforting YouTube channel I’ve ever experienced. Here’s what happened. One day, Brandwood went to his local grocery store, and decided to…

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The NEBA Roast Beef – Mike’s Submarines Latch Hook Project, April 24 2022 progress

The trickiest part of working on this kind of art project is finding time to dedicate to it. You have to block out your time, you need to avoid distractions, you have to plan things so that no one will disturb you or distract you. You need all your supplies. You need a comfy chair…

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The NEBA Roast Beef – Mike’s Submarines Latch Hook Project, April 13 2022 progress

I know, I know, this is normally reserved for a leisurely Sunday morning blog post, but last Sunday’s post was taken up by acquiring a new car, and next Sunday I’ll be driving back from the NBL Canada-TBL All-Star Game Weekend in Syracuse, so today is as good a day as any to share progress…

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The NEBA Roast Beef – Mike’s Submarines Latch Hook Project, April 3 2022 progress

Normally at this point in time, I’d complain about running out of some esoteric color and having to work around it while another color shipment from Herrschner’s came through the mail. Well, this time the problem wasn’t my yarn. It was my hook. More specifically, the hook itself broke in two. The metal rod pulled…

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A video of one of Madison Cawthorn’s cocaine-fueled orgies just got leaked online. You’ll never believe who’s on camera.

So for the past few days, there have been statements by Republican House representative Madison Cawthorn (Q-NC) that refer to him being invited to various political events in which drugs and sex were involved. That was before last night … when a videotape of one of the orgies popped up on an online adult video…

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The NEBA Roast Beef – Mike’s Submarines Latch Hook Project, March 27 2022 progress

I made a lot of progress this week. And I’m kinda proud of that. Let me explain. If you look at the grid for the latch hook rug project, it shows 26 columns and 17 rows. And I finished the bottom two rows this week, along with working my way up the left side. To…

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The NEBA Roast Beef – Mike’s Submarines Latch Hook Project, March 20 2022 progress

Damn it, I ran out of bronze. And I’m also running short on green. And why this corner of my artwork requires light lavender, and all I have are strands of dark lavender and regular lavender … ugh. Such is the adventures of working on this big latch hook rug project. The left side of…

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“Piem” – a poem in π

And… I wish I could challenge my brains Going for broke, trusting achieving erudite wordplays for Pi Day The physical test, trying to follow step was the lipogram for my skilled languaged blogs previously. If anything, blogging with a framework against a strict structure can challenge everybody. You, brother, daddy, a basketball guard throwing up,…

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