Kindness Helps

I have to start by thanking you for the encouragement you gave me yesterday (and have given me in the past)! Each comment made me smile and bolstered my spirit, and I appreciate the thoughtful support so much. It’s things like this that make me think the world is made up of mostly good people, and we’re just the quiet ones most of the time. But look at the knitting community, the writing community, heck, look at Jenny Lawson’s (The Bloggess) wonderful tribe supporting those who suffer with mental health illnesses. I’ve come across so many truly kind, generous, caring people. It pleases me. Let’s keep it up. It doesn’t cost a thing to be kind, right?

Okay, so, what did I do with my peaceful day yesterday? I did revise my query letter, and I’m quite pleased with it, and I sent it off to four more agents! Once that was done, I felt I had earned some knitting time, so I settled in with the puppies and my Color Block Wrap. It works up FAST! IMG_5616I sped through the second color and onto the third in one evening. I’m not convinced the stripes are as big as the ones in the pattern so I might measure it this morning and make sure it’ll end up a wearable length. Just in case I need to frog, I haven’t trimmed my long yarn tails yet. However it ends up, it will be the coziest scarf/wrap ever.

IMG_5613For now, the puppies and I would like to wish a happy Easter weekend to those who celebrate, and a happy regular weekend to those who don’t!

3 thoughts on “Kindness Helps

  1. Sorry I missed your post yesterday, but glad you decided to continue your queries. I’m not a writer, but to me it would be like stopping making crafts or doing shows, just because the sales weren’t there that particular day or site, it’s a matter of finding the right person to fit/appreciate what we make! so we may try different venues until things work out!
    And I wouldn’t frog your wrap, if it’s coming up short it would look good with a color repeat too or even more colors?
    Like your lacy hat too.

    • Oh, I would have only frogged to start over with fewer stitches to have a thinner/longer wrap. It does have a color repeat so I think it will come out just fine. 🙂

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