Stitching kantha- just a running stitch- is so meditative. It feels so good to have this place I can go to step out of the craziness of the world and schedules etc etc.
Prayers to the people of Haiti. One reason I'm glad we didn't stay in Turkey is that I was always afraid of earthquakes and the devastation that occurs. I only remember experiencing one small rumble, but everyone lives in fear of "the big one".