I'm still alive, by the way... working like a maniac... trying to get things in order. I hope to get the Blessing sock pattern tested this weekend, and get the pattern out Monday or Tuesday.
Follow the dark and skeery path into the dank recesses of Miriam's mind. There you will find many a knitting needle and the occasional ominous crochet hook. Sinister looking book presses and towering stacks of paper. Where various handcrafts lurk waiting to pounce on the unsuspecting...