Somewhere I can let out my inner crafter without being labeled as even more insane.

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Who am I?

(This is a personal development post, not a crafting post, so feel free to skip this one if you want to).

Who am I? This is a question I’ve started asking myself more and more these past few months. I think it’s harder to see who you are than it is to see who others are. At least, for me it is.

On one level, this is easy to answer. Mathematician. Crafter. Introvert. Agender. Cyclist.

But what does this mean? How do I add these things together to get me? I was almost all of these 3 years ago, but I’m not who I was then. I still wear the same clothes (and my hand-knit cardigan). I still look the same, I have the same skills, but I’m different. How I’m different, I don’t know. Except the agender. That’s new.

I have a very unusual name, and when I was younger I used to joke that I was the only one of a species. And now I don’t feel like how I used to. So I’m no longer that species. But I’ve evolved from who I was, and I don’t want to forget I was. So I decided to start using a shorted version of my name, one that’s decidedly gender-neutral. All that’s left is figuring how to tell everyone (else. I love you guys, you always seem so open and easy to talk to, even if I’ve abandoned the blog for extended times!). Ahh well, that’s tomorrow’s problem I think. I need to get to bed, and get over this bug I caught! And then do more crafting 🙂


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Ever The Crafter

Writer. Reader. Crafter. Dreamer,

Julia's Creative Year

my year of trying to be more creative in different ways

Kick Arse Crochet

Kicking lifes arse, one stitch at a time

Vix Knits... and crochets and sews...

My adventures in the wonderful world of arts and crafts

Cables and Colours

Somewhere I can let out my inner crafter without being labeled as even more insane.


Trial and error-the best way to learn

Backstrap Weaving

My weaving , my indigenous teachers, my inspiration, tutorials and more........


The Art of Knitting

Dartmoor Yarns

Tales about a creative life on Dartmoor


Fiber Artist and Introvert making her way through an Extrovert Centered World


Cross-stitch Project Progress and Random Life Updates


Yarn Collecting and Occasional Knitting


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The 2nd 35 Years

Stirring the Pot Since 1978

A slight obsession with books

Crafts, cats and books