Baby, It’s Cold Outside

And I’m not really a snow girl. Or at least, that's what I've always told myself. Stepping gingerly through frosty terrain brings back the feelings of awkwardness from middle school. I’m Bambi on ice: uncoordinated, insecure, and hyper-aware of my every move. Add the layers of clothing required to keep my reptilian bones warm, and … Continue reading Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Tangled Yarn: A Tale of Dropped Stitches and Boosted Confidence

The little bell jingled insistently as the shop door closed behind me. "I'm hoping you can help me select some yarn for my project.""Oh, do you knit?" The shopkeeper asked expectantly."No. I unknit, mostly.""Unknit?" she asked, frowning."Yes," I replied. "It's when you cast on 20 stitches or so and then, after ten minutes of knitting, … Continue reading Tangled Yarn: A Tale of Dropped Stitches and Boosted Confidence