Getting back on the horse..

Nope. That’s not me. In truth, I have never fallen off a real horse (and that is not because I am good at it, rather it’s because I have never actually ridden a horse). [However folks, I do perform all of my own real-life stunts.] Still, this image exemplifies what I feel must surly have happened toContinue reading “Getting back on the horse..”

My intention is to suggest many evolving narratives within the literature review quilt.

A few months back my mother gifted me two hankies that belonged to my paternal grandmother. One is cream with matching coloured embroidery around the edges, and the second is a light yellow with the same design of embroidery around each side in a lavender colour. For the longest time, I had no idea whatContinue reading “My intention is to suggest many evolving narratives within the literature review quilt.”

Quilting with my children

The literature quilt is really coming to life for me this weekend. First my father, my sister and my niece worked with me this week, then on Thursday night I fell asleep under it while doing more reading for this exam, and then last night my children finally had the opportunity to work on itContinue reading “Quilting with my children”

Today I delivered the first draft of my PhD thesis proposal!

PhD proposal presentation_April 14 Phew! Thanks to everyone involved for your valuable support. xox (And an additional ‘thank you!’ to Dr. Jennifer Pazienza for this photo!)