Author Archives: vst3in

About vst3in

I am a writer, avid reader, library techie, birder and runner. I make felt and teach others. I love colors and textures and birds and books. I'm working on a historical novel and reading lots of books for young people. I am running to get stronger, and I sail with my husband. This blog contains thoughts about all these things.

MWiB: Catching Up on Recommendations

Here are three books recommended to me by other people. Maybe someone suggested one of these to you? They are very different. I recommend all three. Fourth grade sisters now in sixth grade were very excited for everyone they knew … Continue reading

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Looking at Red

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Originally posted on Gail Harker Center for Creative Arts:
Red is one of the most powerful colors when it is at its brightest. But Red has many moods and may be the most misunderstood color of all. For instance when red starts…

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My Week in Books

Maybe I’m back with this feature, which I loved and apparently my readers did, too. I’ve challenged myself to read 200 books this year, and I’m off to a good start.  I’m sharing two I accidentally read at the same … Continue reading

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Looking at Blue

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Originally posted on Gail Harker Center for Creative Arts:
 I asked my husband, Don if he liked the color blue and if so, what made it interesting to him? He answered me in a short sentence:  Blue is blue and…

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As I work with some fledgling ideas working with white on white fibers, this post is lovely inspiration. What a wonderful collection of images Gail has shared with us here:  Looking at Black and White –

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