Resilience (definition):

23 July, 2013

Two and a bit balls of yarn into a cardigan, realising you’ve made a mistake reading the pattern and have to unravel over a third of what you’ve knitted, clear the tangle of unravelled yarn, pick up dropped stitches, recount them and get back to work. And actually doing it.

Resignation (definition):

15 March, 2013

The sinking feeling of inevitability when you receive a text message, your first one in over a week, and having spent an exciting two minutes speculating on who might have sent it discover that it’s a call rate reminder from the operator.