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Question Of The Week... ( 2018 week 49)

Discussion in 'Contests, Swaps, Giveaways, Member Meetups etc.' started by ripjack13, Dec 2, 2018.

  1. ripjack13

    ripjack13 ɹǝʇɹɐqpooʍ Staff Member Global Moderator Forum Moderator Full Member Thread Starter

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    Do you get anxious when you're separated from being able to do woodworking when you're not at home or in your shop?




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  2. Chris Geeo

    Chris Geeo Member Full Member

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    Wouldnt say anxious. But I do often think about the project I'm working on or going to start soon
     
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  3. justallan

    justallan Member Full Member

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    I don't have that problem much at all. For me I just have a whole bunch of different things to tinker with, build, improve or play with that any one of them can get moved to the back burner until the mood hits me again.
    Once I start a project though, I do want to get it done before moving on, which has caused me problems in that I will stop doing everything else so I can work on "todays" project.
     
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  4. Mike1950

    Mike1950 Founding Member Founding Member Full Member

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    I try to keep anxiety out of my hobbies. I get plenty of that reading the news........ :wacko:
     
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  5. Tony

    Tony Hardwood Enthusiast Staff Member Global Moderator Full Member

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    I don't know that I would label it anxiety, but I do feel disconcerted if I don't get out there. I try to get out there every day for some amount of time. Tony
     
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  6. Herb G.

    Herb G. Member Full Member

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    No. I have plenty of other crap to attend to with a 85 year old house.
    Just keeping it functioning is anxious enough.
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  7. DKMD

    DKMD Sawbones Staff Member Administrator Global Moderator Full Member

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    I get anxious when I do get to the shop... feel like I’m forgetting to do something else!
     
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  8. David Hill

    David Hill I collect & use Texas woods---but prefer Mesquite. Full Member

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    Underlying guilt.....hmmmm
     
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  9. David Hill

    David Hill I collect & use Texas woods---but prefer Mesquite. Full Member

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    No separation anxiety... just a desire to be in that “happy place”.
    Knowing the island is there makes dealing with peoples problems more tolerable.
     
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  10. Lou Currier

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    This is how I feel when I can’t get into the shop...

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    I have medications for keeping my cool when I can't make it to the shop.:old:
     
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  12. Tclem

    Tclem Can't buy love. Buy wood instead Full Member

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    I’m always at home or in my shop. I pretend to go to work
     
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  13. Mike1950

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    We know
     
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  14. Tclem

    Tclem Can't buy love. Buy wood instead Full Member

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    Grrrrrrrr
     
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  15. Eric Rorabaugh

    Eric Rorabaugh Diagnosed with addiction by my wife..wood hoarding Full Member

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    I haven't been in the shop for a while now. Hunting season is my busiest time of the year. Probably be January before I have the time. Sucks too!
     
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  16. duncsuss

    duncsuss Trying to turn a little better each day Full Member

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    Not anxious ... I get cranky, but not anxious.
     
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    Maybe a little if I have a great project started and can't get to it. That is alright though because I will work on it in my sleep until I can get back to it.
     
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  18. woodtickgreg

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    I dont know if anxious is the right word for me. More like major disappointment that I cant get to the shop. For years now I have had to settle for other projects that I can do with limited time available. But I swear that is all going to change very soon.
     
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  19. Lou Currier

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    And that’s what keeps me awake at night :scare3:

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    I don't know if anxious is the right word but I do sometimes have moments when I have listed all the stuff I have to accomplish out there in my mind and really want to get started again.
     
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