I wouldn’t say I am “not” a creative person, I just struggle to get the creative juices flowing and at the ripe old age of 39 I have very few creative type skills or crafts under my belt.
I can’t really sew, it takes me about 2 hours to remember how to thread the machine and then when I do, something on it isn’t working properly and I give up with my hands in the air.
I don’t write much besides this blog, although this is something I want to try my hand at a little more and may take a creative writing course. I don’t paint or draw (I can sketch a little but it’s not a passion).
I tried my hand at scrap-booking but it’s just not my thing. I can actually knit a little but it takes way too long and I am an extremely impatient person, I want to see something appear reasonably quickly or I get bored and dare I say it, usually give up, well that and I just really hate picking up the stitches which I inevitably have to because I have been interrupted and lost count or dropped one or all due to a toddler pulling on the project for me… it just doesn’t work).
For years I have known I really need a hobby, something constructive that delivers satisfaction but after almost my entire young and adult life have seriously never found one that works for me. Read More