Posts tagged “hobbies”

  1. The heel is where the success—or failure—of a sock rests, at once mysterious and intimidating. Many a knitter has advanced toward the heel, wits intact, only to find the perplexing combination of knit stitches, slip stitches, wraps, and turns too much for the nerves.

    Perhaps it was the Vicodin, but I faced my virginal heel experience with a casual bravado.

  2. Nintendo was to be my central fasciniche, and more than that: it would be my lantern in the dark, offering me the means to comprehend my existence and the will to try. I had been a boy without a role, trapped in a world I couldn’t understand. But a game gives you a role. A game gives you a world you’re meant to understand. In a game, it’s impossible not to belong.

  3. Into Central Air: A Journey to the Limits of Climate Control Do You Really Need a High-Performance Couch? Fourteen High-Altitude Ultramarathons You'll Consider Watching On EPSN7 In 2007, Chad Kenniwit reached behind him during what should have been a routine remote grab. He never found it. Six years later, Inside assembles an international team to search the recliner to find what Chad couldn't. Nine Rising Couch-Surfing Stars To Watch…