And the scarf goes to….

37days – 50th Birthday Year Giveaway #1 Winner! from Patti Digh on Vimeo. The first of 50 giveaways to 37days readers began this week with a beautiful felted wool scarf donated by artist Chad Alice Hagen. I told the story of the scarf earlier in the week and...

Saluda, here I come!

Repeatedly, I kept getting emails from people who had bought Life is a Verb at a store called Random Arts in Saluda, North Carolina. "I asked for a book recommendation," one woman wrote, "and the owner of the store immediately handed me your book."...

Flying Pig Alert!

See, the thing about telling people you're going to do something is that then you kinda have to do it. Especially if you invite them to come with you to do it and they SHOCKINGLY say yes! Fifteen people from ten states have thus far signed up to walk/run/crawl the...

Show Mr Brilliant some love!

A year ago today, Mr Brilliant started his own blog, full of amazing images and knowledge and just downright smart and funny and erudite stuff. Tonight between putting Tessie to bed and driving to pick Emma up from community band and all the other many things he does...

50th birthday year giveaway extravaganza #1!

The story of the scarf from Patti Digh on Vimeo. I may have mentioned once or eleven thousand times that I'm turning 50 this year. As part of my celebration, I'm giving away 50 things over the year, things I love, that have some special meaning to me or a...