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Singapore's Favorite Poem

Jess C. Scott, author, artist and general non-conformist, nominates as her favorite Singapore poem “Lovers” by Tania De Rozario. Scott writes, “To me, it thoroughly captures that moment of absolute realization that a person deserves better in a relationship–that their own self-respect is more valuable than whether they are being (superficially) loved. 377 more words


making way

step two: collating and finishing pages in preparation for step three: binding (making tabs and gluing as an accordion) and finally step four: sewing the book into a folio… 31 more words

Writer's Life


past dithering now, a complexity of decisions turning into a book, the process always offers a window into how the doing is not the same as the imagining, I’ve printed most of the pages and made several of the drawings and come to see the inconvenient error I  nearly made in the imagining… 34 more words

Writer's Life

Saturday ... with Thanks

It is Saturday, in one week’s time I will be on the way to Brazil. It is the fruition of many thoughts over the last 6 months.   266 more words

Things That I Do!

....sketchbook update....

….a page from this morning’s sketchbook session….

Volume 1: These Are the Stories I'm Not Supposed to Tell

Leslie Ross-Robertson of Modern Optic was kind enough to help me make my first volume of These Are the Stories I’m Not Supposed to Tell… 24 more words