An Empty Sack

Can't Stand Upright


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Last year for Christmas I made rings for people. I have a ton left over, so I built a store on Etsy to sell them!




The best words

The central function of imaginative literature is to make you realize that other people act on moral convictions different from your own. -William Empson, literary critic and poet (27 Sep 1906-1984)

An Empty Sack Can’t Stand Up, right?

In today’s culture of expediency, efficiency, and technology, it’s easy to fall into a pattern of internet-ing all day. With the internet, you can always find something you want easier than making it yourself. But, is that the most fulfilling way to live?

On this site, I’ll delve into some of the ways I’m trying to fill my sack. Some skills are easier to learn than others, of course. But the most satisfying ones are the ones that take longer than you want to spend building them.

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