I didn't mean to miss yesterday's post. I just had a lot going on at work. And I was getting more literal rejections from jobs I've applied for. One even called me but then decided against interviewing me when they heard I was only available on October 21st and wasn't living in San Diego right then. I did explain my double edged sword dilemma (No one will hire me because I don't live in San Diego, and I can't live in San Diego until someone hires me), but alas. Oh well. The hunt goes on. I have one week left of working this job, and then it's onto San Diego for the job hunting trip (finally). So my day was kind of a downer, but I was cheered up by Amanda (who I taught how to knit socks on Sunday) when she texted me a picture of her first completed wearable sock! I'm so proud of her. I cannot tell you how good it makes me feel when I see people I've taught to knit or taught certain techniques to flourish. Best. Feeling. Ever. Damian shared with me last night a cowl he had finished for his mom with some yarn he dyed in the Indigo vat at school before he left. Arlyn shows me her projects and planned projects. If I can teach all of them and have them take off, surely I can teach others professionally?
Also, HAPPY I LOVE YARN DAY!!!! We all know by now I have a healthy (or maybe not so healthy for my bank account) addiction to yarn. And I have built up quite the stash since the San Diego Yarn Crawl. I hope to work in my room this weekend to clean it a bit and maybe organize my stash and plan for future projects.
What are you doing for I Love Yarn Day?