So I started a blog, and then I dropped off the face for a little bit. I think it’s time to get back to it. I’ve been up to a … Continue reading Missing in Action
Try as I might I’m not managing to carve out much time for fiber. Work is just going to dominate things this semester, but I’m looking forward to some quality … Continue reading Update – A birthday gift and another podcast to listen to
I have now officially been knitting for 1 year! I’ve decided to call this my knittiversary, and it’s technically on March 31st. I’m sort of lucky that I know when … Continue reading Knittiversary
I owe the fact that I’ve posted at all recently to my being on spring break. I am always trying to build the skill of chipping away at things, but it’s not my MO. I now have entire days open to me and I’m drowning in fiber pursuits. I FEEL like I’m drowning. I’ve been looking forward to doing so many things for a while now. Here I am on Wednesday morning, and I’ve done some things, but I haven’t completed anything. I have no hierarchy. Like a computer that can’t figure out parallel processing – all the programs are at a standstill.
I keep coming back to this battle between social media and my productivity. It doesn’t take much energy to consume social media, but it steals all my time to do things. Yet, the reason I feel anxious about not doing things is because I’m not posting on this blog, and contributing to the social media cycle. It’s holding me back and driving me forward at the same time.
Less is more.
I found out about Stitches West last April, shortly after I started knitting. I remember feeling disappointed to have just missed it, but I think the timing was perfect. I … Continue reading Stitches West 2016
I have so many things floating around right now. A failed sweater, Stitches West, TKGA correspondence course, sleeve caps, new yarn and aspirations to go with it, the role of … Continue reading Heading
I kinda want to build a spinning wheel. I’m still learning how to use drop spindle, and I’ve never used a wheel. Surprisingly, I have an itch to make one. Won’t happen any time soon, but a girl can dream.