I have some beautiful Ashland Bay merino top, procured from Ba,
The short staple length has taken some getting used to, but I am now swearing less and spinning more. Here's my progress so far.
I am feeling contemplative and melancholy, and spinning was just what the doctor ordered. My mother would have been 65 today. She died in 2005, but she was lost to me years before that. She is finally at peace. I miss her terribly.