A long, hot knit to (the) finish!

While I wait to hear about my dissertation from UNB, I have been spending time with my children at my husband’s family cottage near Fredericton. The weather here is hot and my children are happy that I am no longer married to my computer. We’re playing, “frogging”, swimming, snacking, and I knit on my finalContinue reading “A long, hot knit to (the) finish!”

A Pattern: the weather, the season, the flu, the time of month, and the study

  ‘Softness’ (?); person, piles, pleasure, pain, pattern, peonies, power, periods, puff-clouds, ply, pads, pictures, praxis; white. Granted that disorder spoils pattern, it also provides the material of pattern. Order implies restriction; from all possible material, a limited selection has been made and from all possible relations a limited set has been used. So disorderContinue reading “A Pattern: the weather, the season, the flu, the time of month, and the study”

Soft (‘n’fresh’)

Soft hearted.. Softness Is A Strength Her fingers caressed the ivories So very lightly. The tunes that played Echoing sweetly. Ludovico Einaudi, Nuvole Bianche. The title, she said. She said, To her, this song captures the feeling of utmost sincerity that exist in the purest of her heart. To be able to stay soft, evenContinue reading “Soft (‘n’fresh’)”

“I think…”

A month or so ago, I did an interview with Nathalie Sturgeon of the Brunswickan Newspaper. I was reading back over my answers to a couple of the questions that she asked me, and realized that I would like to share them here in my blog. So here goes! NS: Tell me about yourself.  DH:Continue reading ““I think…””

‘It is proper to speak the truth’

My supervisor frequently reminds me to own the many realities of my current situation, and to not take for granted the work/art that goes into making a home and a life (the art of homelife?)… I am/do – try/ing – each day. So many different things occur in every family in the run of aContinue reading “‘It is proper to speak the truth’”