You know what happens when a blogger gets sick? Days go by without a post. And that is just what happened to me. Last week I was felled by the flu, a mild case because I am old enough to have some immunity to H1N1, but the flu nonetheless. So all I have done for the last 10 days is sleep and watch television and try to sleep. But even the flu must run its course and yesterday I began to feel human again.

I haven't done any knitting this week, but just before the evil virus dragged me off, I made a good start on the Queen Anne's Lace shawl :


I am much happier with this pattern than I was with the mandala. And it is a mandala of sorts isn't it?

And the secret project is growing also --


With the long weekend ahead, I should be able to make progress on both of them.

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