I’m Lory — known to some from my other blog, The Emerald City Book Review. This is my new blog, where I’m sharing more of my personal life and interests.

Some things I like to do:

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Spinning
  • Knitting
  • Hiking
  • Singing
  • Baking
  • Traveling
  • Contemplative practice

Where I live:



This is the beautiful Monadnock region of New Hampshire, where I currently run a household within a small community serving adults with developmental disabilities.

Here I am wearing one of my handspun, handknitted creations:


Welcome! I look forward to meeting you.