Originally Posted by DavidSydney63
It's like playing the piano (which I do), or painting (which I do), gender plays no role in any skill.
The only time gender is a focus is when it's mentioned.
But we testosterone-based life forms DO have a different perspective on things. Whether that's an inherent gender-related thing or simply a difference in life experience is open to question. Nature v. nurture and so forth.
And don't forget cooking -- which I excel at (he said with no trace of modesty).
Actually, now I think of it, I knit the same way I cook -- just not as well (yet) -- by technique rather than by recipe.