Indulge: yield freely; take pleasure freely
Indulgence: privilege granted
Speaking of indulgences:
This is my selection for my April spinning challenge:
You can browse Ed's site at http://www.mts.net/~tabachek/ I've been buying spindles from Ed since he began making them. Each spindle spins beautifully and brings me joy. So do Ed and his wife, Joanne, who tests every spindle. Ed's spindles can be a bit difficult to find these days, so I treasure mine.
I have a basket of stash fibres ready to go. I'm not stuck on any particular yarn or fibre, but that bag of qiviuq/silk I blended in 1991 has probably mellowed long enough. I haven't spun possum or banana; I have samples of both. I have some lovely batts blended by Sharon at Golden Willow Natural Fiber. They're calling out to become designer yarns. It's a start.
Any self-imposed challenge deserves a rule exception or two. After all, I don't want to become attached to non-attachment! This is my meditation spindle:
This is Morris on his walk down the lane yesterday:
Notice all the snow. At this time last year, there wasn't a bit of snow to be found. The ice was gone from Wascana Creek and the ducks were paddling around the shoreline. Yesterday, this was the view across the park to the creek: