Displacement activity can be so alluring. The details of what I should have been doing are dull and disheartening - and besides, Coffee Lady has already used up the entire 'tired' and 'busy' word allocation for the week.
Somehow, testing out an idea for a little bat garland seemed more important. And as I've so often found in the past, scratching the creative itch provided a soothing balm for my sanity.
Sometimes, it is difficult to explain why we use our precious moments in this way, but today the answer seems simple. We make things because it makes us feel better.