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Leslie Shelor
Works at Greenberry House
Attended Patrick County High School
Lives in Meadows of Dan, Virginia
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Thoughts on a Lazy Wednesday
“In life, as in knitting, don't leave loose ends. Take the time to thank the people who matter in your life.”  ―  Reba Linker Greenberry House,
12206 Squirrel Spur Road,
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM Thurs. to Mon.
April to mid-November.
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“Once upon a time, there was a woman who discovered she had turned into the wrong person.” ― Anne Tyler Anyone ever feel this way - or willing to admit it? In this day and age of gender surgeries and the like, this is not wh...
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Imagine
“Then the maiden climbed into a tree, and, seating herself in the branches, began to knit.”  ―  Hamilton Wright Mabie ,  Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know Greenberry House,
12206 Squirrel Spur Road,
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM Thurs. to ...
“Then the maiden climbed into a tree, and, seating herself in the branches, began to knit.” ― Hamilton Wright Mabie, Fairy Tales Every Child Should Know Greenberry House, 12206 Squirrel Spur Road, Meadows of Dan, VA 24120 Ho...
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Summer Thoughts
“Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either.”  ―  Elizabeth Zimmermann Greenberry House,
12206 Squirrel Spur Road,
Meadows of Dan, VA 24120
Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM Thurs. to Mon.
April to mid-Nov...
“Properly practiced, knitting soothes the troubled spirit, and it doesn't hurt the untroubled spirit either.” ― Elizabeth Zimmermann Greenberry House, 12206 Squirrel Spur Road, Meadows of Dan, VA 24120 Hours: 10 AM to 5 PM T...
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"Past and Present I know well; each is a friend and sometimes an enemy to me. But it is the quiet, beckoning Future, an absolute stranger, with whom I have fallen madly in love.” ― Richelle E. Goodrich Sometimes I have to re...
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"If you truly want to be respected by people you love, you must prove to them that you can survive without them.” ― Michael Bassey Johnson. This quote rather stopped me in my tracks this morning....or, rather, caused me to p...
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"Time was passing like a hand waving from a train I wanted to be on." ― Jonathan Safran Foer So true. Oh, so very true. Both the sentiment of time passing in this way...and the absolute beauty of this sentence. I may have ev...
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"Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.” ― Groucho Marx Growing up, I listened to political speeches with my parents - and then later wit...
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"He had the vague sense of standing on a threshold, the crossing of which would change everything.” ― Kate Morton, The Forgotten Garden. A threshold is also called a limen. I learned that at Tuesday eve spiritual group last ...
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“It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them. ” ― Agatha Christie, An Autobiography Good ol' Agatha -- she was so right!! Laugh, have fun, be wi...
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A Little Sweet... Old Shale Variations by Mary Spanos A lovely collection of the Old Shale lace stitch pattern and one of the stitches used in the hap shawl. The Delmar Sweater, a 1920s crochet pattern. Gauge 19 stitches = 2 ...
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"The soul is healed by being with children.” ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky And I think this is especially true when it is one's own children, no matter their age. In these times when so many of us live miles and hours apart from our ...
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Work
Occupation
Artisan
Employment
  • Greenberry House
    Artisan, present
  • Poor Farmer's Market
  • Sherwin-Williams
  • Northern Mattress and Furniture
  • Farrish Oldsmobile
  • Cowles Ford
  • Farmer's Home Administration
Places
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Currently
Meadows of Dan, Virginia
Previously
Meadows of Dan, Virginia - Manassas, Virginia - Woodbridge, Virginia - Stuart, Virginia - Skowhegan, Maine
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Introduction
Southern Highlander trying to make a living by creating artisan yarns in Meadows of Dan, Virginia.  Shop keeper, bunny lady, handspinner, bookseller.
Education
  • Patrick County High School
    1978
  • Stuart Elementary School
  • Patrick County High School
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Gender
Female