I have been knitting for 5 and 1/2 years now. Crocheting for 4. I enjoy it a great deal, and only just recently came to realize that I'm actually kinda good at. The process is fun, though occasionally frustrating, as any good hobby is. I hope can share it with you in an entertaining way.
Here's a quick comic, from one of my favorites: Devil's Panties - no it's not satanic porn
Yes, things like that happen a lot.