It’s totally Nintendo’s fault that I never became a fashion designer
Sometimes I have trouble functioning in space. And not “space” like deep, dark, S-P-A-C-E! But rather the confines of three dimensions. To be even more specific, I have a seeming inability to visualize things in three-dimensional space.

Recollections of Play

Sometimes I have trouble functioning in space. And not “space” like deep, dark, S-P-A-C-E! But rather the confines of three dimensions. To be even more specific, I have a seeming inability to visualize things in three-dimensional space.  It’s one of the reasons I never became what I thought was my first ever dream job: a fashion designer. While I never had any problems conjuring up clothing designs on paper, translating them into actual items was another thing entirely.  I also have the same visual block when I’m, say, moving things around in a room. If someone tells me, “we’re going move the sofa here and the table here,” I simply can’t picture what the room will look like. Draw it out on a floor plan however, and I’m in much better shape to visualize the end results.

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