Posts by: Martha Burzynski

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #21: Martha Burzynski in Conversation with Michaela Drapes


Michaela Drapes and Shannon Robertson write the irreverent knitting blog Yarneteria . They create bespoke hand knit garments and accessories for discerning gentlemen at Kindling and Tinder where they believe you should “wear your love like heaven.” I recently got to speak with Michaela:

Martha Burzynski: Growing up knitting, do you remember what was produced as being out of necessity or as creative outlet?


The Rumpus Book Club, Where I Live #1: Martha Burzynski


We sent a note to members of The Rumpus Book Club asking for a paragraph or two about where they live.


I live in Brooklyn, about two blocks from the Promenade (which would be called an esplanade in Manhattan, or anywhere else really, but language changes once you enter Brooklyn) and it was there, on a park bench, looking at the river, that I read the book club selection.