Best Tiny House Ever!

I have had a secret desire to build, live-in, and own, a tiny house. I don't think I would leave my current home to do this (because we just made some major upgrades!). However, I would definitely park one in my driveway to use as my writer's office or my very own "Pamper-me" room! If … Continue reading Best Tiny House Ever!

Italo Calvino’s If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler

Now that summer is finally lifted Michigan from the caverns of cold, I can get back into my Knit Lit group readings! Kicking off the Summer activities we are taking a look at Italo Calvino's If On a Winter's Night a Traveler. First of all, the title had my attention because I immediately began to … Continue reading Italo Calvino’s If On a Winter’s Night a Traveler

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Who should write a diversity statement     Last semester (Sept. 2017), a friend of mine helped me with a class project that required me to recruit several individuals to participate in an unmoderated remote user test. Once everything was completed, she mentioned that I would make a good online teacher and that I should … Continue reading Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Nnedi Okoafor!

If you have not read any books written by Nnedi Okoafor, then you MUST join Wayne State University's Knit Lit group when we venture into Okoafor's Spider the Artist. via March Madness!!!! I have read Binti and am currently reading book #2 (Binti Home) of the trilogy. Okoafor's novels are amazingly captivating. The imagery takes the … Continue reading Nnedi Okoafor!

March Madness!!!!

Wayne State Knit Lit

Brownies and fiber arts and zombies, oh my!

Our March meeting will be Friday, March 30th at 3pm in State Hall 326.  This month, in honor of Women’s History Month, we’ll be reading Nnedi Okoafor‘s short story, “Spider the Artist,”which can be found here.

Even if you don’t get a chance to read the story, though, we hope you’ll join us for some fiber arts fun.

Hope to see you there!

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Passive Income Steams on Social Media

How often do you hear about everyday, ordinary people making some extra money using social media? I have been hearing a lot about it lately so I decided to see what the "Hoopl-la" was all about. I created a web page, You Tube page, and Facebook page, all revolving around women's hair creations. Now, this … Continue reading Passive Income Steams on Social Media