Are the voices in my head bothering you?

6 Oct

This project monotony monogamy is really paying off. One sock for a size twelve man’s foot in five days.


Now if I can just keep up the pace, with the siren song of Tofutsies ever in my ears: “Oh, Kate, Kaaaate. Forget that great clunky 8ply, come and knit me. See how fine and silky I am? Feel the way I slither through your fingers as you throw me around the needles. Just think of the light, airy, lacy socks I can become, and my pretty, pretty colours….”


I don’t stand a chance.

5 Responses to “Are the voices in my head bothering you?”

  1. Kate October 7, 2007 at 8:07 am #

    Oh No! Now I know the voices are real!!!

    *…denial is futile…you will submit…the yarn is all knowing…the yarn is all powerful…come and smoosh me now…*

  2. Taphophile October 7, 2007 at 8:13 am #

    Yarn is so bloody pushy!

  3. Donna October 7, 2007 at 9:38 am #

    I find that the harder I try to stick to one project, the more I want to cast on new things. Then I start to resent the one thing I’m working on, so it’s better to just listen to the voices. Sometimes 😉

  4. KTMay October 8, 2007 at 11:20 am #

    Do NOT fight the yarn…the yarn will always win! Go with it…embrace it…..


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