Results 1 to 9 of 9

Thread: hi my name is allen and Im a junkie

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Mar 2008
    Location
    new york city burbs
    Posts
    10,188

    hi my name is allen and Im a junkie

    no, no, not because I get needles shoved in me, but because today, after months of fooling around building shop stuff, I started working with some cherry to build a bed, and for the first time in months, I felt at ease, calm, at peace with the world. Like a fix, a little fix, but still a fix.
    I believe I am addicted and I might have a serious problem.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    North of Reno, NV...middle of the desert
    Posts
    1,930
    I think you are in good company, Allen. Maybe we need to hold group therapy sessions

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Amherst, New Hampshire
    Posts
    10,604
    Quote Originally Posted by Sharon Korn View Post
    I think you are in good company, Allen. Maybe we need to hold group therapy sessions
    Faith, Hope & Charity

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    Central NY State
    Posts
    3,374
    Welcome to your support group Allen.

  5. #5
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Syracuse, Nebraska
    Posts
    669
    Good for you Allen!! I too finally did some serious manufacturing of sawdust yesterday after shoulder surgery on Nov. 11th. Positively some good therapy for the mind and soul. A feeling of accomplishment and also good to know the body is working like it is supposed to (again). Also good to have the WW Family for support!!

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Location
    Abq, NM
    Posts
    312
    You are all delusional - there is no cure! Admitting the problem is only step #1. As a trained professional, I urge you to stop there, and follow your bliss responsibly..

  7. #7
    Join Date
    May 2007
    Location
    Thomasville, GA
    Posts
    5,992
    Welcome to the club, Allen. We's all junkies around here and there ain't no cure.
    Bill Arnold
    Citizen of Texas residing in Georgia.
    NRA Life Member and Member of Mensa
    My Weather Underground station

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Aug 2007
    Location
    Reno NV
    Posts
    13,360
    I need a fix real bad. All I've been doing lately is DIY Home Improvement type stuff. I need to make something fun, and I need to make something fun bad, but it aint gonna happen soon...

  9. #9
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    Escondido, CA
    Posts
    5,172
    Sooooo true!

    Spent the afternoon working on the ol' RAS. No sawdust, but for me a whole lot of fun just getting that machine functional again. Sawdust will come.

Similar Threads

  1. Allen
    By Tony Bilello in forum General Woodworking Q&A
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-20-2011, 11:18 PM
  2. Eye candy for Allen
    By Alan Bienlein in forum Flatwork Project Showcase
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 04-03-2011, 01:44 PM
  3. Allen - This one has your name on it
    By Sharon Korn in forum Off Topic Discussion
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 03-17-2011, 09:13 PM
  4. One for Allen or Ken
    By Rennie Heuer in forum Off Topic Discussion
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 02-19-2011, 08:28 PM
  5. Hey Allen
    By Bob Gibson in forum Off Topic Discussion
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-10-2009, 01:07 PM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •