The Point of Needle is an embroiderer’s take on life as seen through the eye of needle. In a world of computerized sewing machines, zippers, printed fabric, and social media, what’s the point of embroidering with a hand-held needle? How does handwork survive in the digital age? Is it still relevant? I ponder as I thread up my needle to stitch away in my attic. Answers come as I surf the Net, talk with friends, visit museums, read, or travel.