Some people collect stamps, teapots, shoes, sports cards, cars or even conquests. I collect passions.
When I find something I like, boy do I invest [my time, my money, my energy] in it like there’s no tomorrow. Quite a few 1000’s of dollars have gone through enjoying every new “passion” of mine over the years. So much so that when I now look at my closet of retro dresses (most of which I don’t fit in anymore) and scrumptious heels (hello, back pain!), at my boxes of handmade jewellery (and all the leftover supplies), at my 80+ flavours of David’s Tea or at the piles of colourful puzzles and quirky, irreverent books lying around in my house, I think it’s fair to say that I actually go from compulsion to compulsion.
So here’s all about my latest compulsion : knitting.