Am I a scanner?

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Am I a scanner?

Postby BarbG » Sun Jan 28, 2018 3:46 pm

Hello I'm new. I saw Barbara's videos on the book and it sounded a lot like me so I got the book. Now I'm not sure if I am or not. As per usual I don't seem to fit in anyone area. I see something and find it interesting and then need to learn to do it or need to buy it. Most of my projects are various crafts, I thought I wanted to learn to paint, draw, letter, wood burning etc. I buy stuff and try it out but loose interest or find another passion. However I'm not great at them all. In fact if I actually continued perhaps I would be great but that doesn't happen. How ever when I read that so and so has invented this and learned that language and scuba dives and so on, that does not sound like me. So as per usual, I'm confused.

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Re: Am I a scanner?

Postby Tituba » Sun Jan 28, 2018 8:48 pm

You might want to look into signing up at Barbara's other site. It is more active and she participates with helping people.

http://barbarasclub.com/about/
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Re: Am I a scanner?

Postby SquarePeg » Sat Feb 03, 2018 3:24 pm

I don't think scanners need to be experts in everything they do. Your willingness to teach yourself new things makes you more like a scanner than a typical person.

Self discovery is nice. But try to be yourself and have fun. Don't worry so much about finding the right label for yourself.
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