Tagged with hobbies

Block 690: June 14, 2015

Lest you think that, after almost 700 of these Cranes, I can sew them in my sleep, today’s Crane fought me every stitch of the way. Don’t know what was or wasn’t going through my head, but my seam ripper and I became good friends today. Date: June 14, 2015 Crane: 690 Days Spent on … Continue reading

Block 165: August 8, 2013

  Feeling much better this morning. I took the steps I needed. Today will require a few more steps. Still even more to take after that! Date: August 8, 2013 Crane: 165 Days Spent on Project: 172 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Today, this Crane goes to Professor … Continue reading

Block 163: August 6, 2013

  I’m running behind today. Ooops; I’m just re-shuffling the schedule a bit! Date: August 6, 2013 Crane: 163 Days Spent on Project: 170 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Profesora McEwan. I had taken four years of Spanish in high school; while that certainly qualified me to be … Continue reading

Block 132: June 29, 2013

  Saturday! I get to start sewing three corsets for The Tempest today. I’ve cancelled all my plans, so here we go! Date: June 29, 2013 Crane: 132 Days Spent on Project: 132 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Sarah H. When Brigid was the President of Kenyon’s student … Continue reading

Block 98: May 26, 2013

Holy crap. Today is such a freaking day. Pardon my language. Date: May 26, 2013 Crane: 98 Days Spent on Project: 98 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Melita V., another one of the group in high school. She was incredibly smart, a little quiet, but always friendly and … Continue reading

Block 87: May 15, 2013

This is quickly becoming my go-to color combination. I need to work harder to push myself away from it. Date: May 15, 2013 Crane: 87 Days Spent on Project: 87 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Jonathan B., another one of the first pack of friends I had at … Continue reading

Block 84: May 12, 2013

  Happy Mother’s Day. Call your moms, everyone, if you can. Date: May 12, 2013 Crane: 84 Days Spent on Project: 84 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Today marks my six month “anniversary” in the new place. It’s growing on me. Person I would have sent it to: Seth G., one of my first friends … Continue reading

Block 83: May 11, 2013

  And it’s the weekend. Too bad I feel booked. Feast or Famine. Date: May 11, 2013 Crane: 83 Days Spent on Project: 83 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Now is as good a time as any. Today’s Crane is for Mark E., a neighbor and fellow dog … Continue reading

Block 79: May 7, 2013

  Tuesday! Today I’m going to see a production of ‘Night Mother downtown… How long will it take before I start sobbing? Date: May 7, 2013 Crane: 79 Days Spent on Project: 79 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: We’ll jump to the present day, today. I’ll dedicate this … Continue reading

Block 76: May 4, 2013

Happy Star Wars Day, if you’re into that kind of thing. (“May the fourth” be with you! Get it?) Date: May 4, 2013 Crane: 76 Days Spent on Project: 76 Location: Apartment, Washington Heights, NYC Person I would have sent it to: Miss McCarthy, my Math teacher at Brebeuf for… Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Trig, AP Algebra, … Continue reading