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Yarnalong

It's Wednesday, which means that it's time for Yarnalong with Ginny. Pop over to her blog to see what everyone else is reading and knitting this week.

This week I'm still knitting away on socks for Leon. They are going a little slower than normal - it's a 70 stitch sock with twiseted stitches and cable crossings every row, so I guess that's why. I'm up to the second sock and I did really enjoy the first one, toe up and all!

I'm reading Dead Man's Deal, the second book in Joceynne Drake's Asylum Tales. I've only just started it, but it's paranormal urban fiction. Not a genre in which I spend a great deal of time, but I'm enjoying it. When I went to buy the e-version, I was reminded how glad I am I read on a Kindle. The other day I bought a new cover for it - I really wanted something that looks like a good old fashioned book:

When reading out and about as I often do I'd much prefer people saw that than the classy cover of the book I'm actually reading:




I'm listening to Big Sur by Jack Kerouac. It has a rather frantic pace to it and I think I would have trouble reading it, but I'm finding it an interesting listen.

And that's me for another week. I hope you are enjoying your knitting and reading as much as I am.

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