Sewing with depression (16 practical tricks and tips) — Kraken Kreations
I love reading the blog from Kraken Kreations.
We all know someone who suffers from / lives with / experiences depression (and everyone I know doing so chooses to label the experience differently) so I never cease to be grateful that I’ve dodged that particular chemical imbalance and I try to read as much as I can understand about the condition so I can do my best to support my chums – even when sometimes it’s only by NOT saying or doing something to compound their situation.
Have a read of this. It’s bang on. I learned some new stuff and I laughed. Go Kraken
Look, we’ve all read about how activities such as sewing ease depression, right? Well that’s all delightful apart from one shrieking klaxon of a problem: no one ever tells us how to sew when we actually have depression. In fact, telling us to cross stitch when we can barely wash is like telling Boris Johnson…