Archive for October 16th, 2013

One Disaster and One Miracle

I had planned on writing a positive post today and while what has happened to me is a disaster there is another knitter out there who has experienced a miracle, reminding me that the universe is indeed filled with good.

Let’s get the nasty over with first. My disaster:


Yarn Rascal destroyed the Victorian Child’s Coat.


I was blocking it for a final time. I was to shoot photos of it for the woman I work for as tech editor. It’s her pattern. I still need to tell her what’s happened. I knit up this sample to donate it to the hospital and help women with cancer.

Now for the uplifting. Yes, miracles do happen and good does exist. The story is not mine, it is the Yarn Harlot’s. Please check it out. It is absolutely worth the read.

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