And things were going so well too!
I’m a bit frustrated this week. I help to coach a young women’s basketball team (I’m not frustrated about that, it’s great fun!) and last weekend at practice there was an accident involving a basketball and my hand, well, thumb. I just thought it was bruised but as the evening wore on and it rapidly turned black, it was time to go for an x-ray. And came home with this:
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Argh!! Hairline fracture top joint of thumb. Splint helps a little and I can tape the top properly when the swelling goes down. It's really gruesomely bruised under that splint, but I'll spare u that pic. I haven't tried knitting yet cos it hurts 😧 #knitting #knitstagram #basketballinjury #sigh
Since posting this photo on Instagram earlier in the week I have tried knitting but only with limited success. It’s slow going and too painful to really feel like I’m accomplishing anything or get any enjoyment out of it. Continue reading