Writter, illustrator, and knitter Franklin Habit joins us for his monthly column featuring humor and insights into a yarncrafter's life.
I was a good student, but it would be fibbing of the most bald-faced and lamentable variety to tell you I enjoyed school. I hated school, in part because I invariably showed up on the first day wearing the wrong sort of sneakers, and was therefore declared by the girls on the playground to be covered in cooties.
I wasn't much happier in the classroom. Each new year, we were driven into a slightly more inpenetrable thicket of the same dreary subjects by teachers who grew annually more gaunt and listless...
Continue reading to find out how yarn enters the equation.