Hi, I’m Bethany. Welcome to my little online space, a home base for my thoughts and stories. The subjects tend to wander and drift according to the whims of life and what’s on my mind, but you might expect to hear me rambling about woolly knits, gardening, fermenting, hiking and backpacking, meditation, and the practical arts in general. And of course whatever is new at the homestead, ten woodsy acres on the Olympic Peninsula in Washington state.

There’s no real plan for what I’m creating; I just think that writing is good for my soul. I’ve always loved memoirs and stories that emphasized character over plot; I think there’s something to connect with and learn from in everyone’s story and especially in their telling (and certainly in our own).

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