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Putting the cart before the horse, or, how I'm commissioning cover art before getting published

Or, how I’m commissioning cover art before even getting an agent. I know this plan seems to have hubris all over it, but hear me out. 558 more words


“I myself am made entirely of flaws, stitched together with good intentions.”


A year and two months later...

Hi, y’all!

Just in case anybody still gets notifications about this thing: an introductory (re-introductory?) post.

It’s been a really long time since I blogged here. 473 more words

The VIVA Project

My friend Jessica and I are big fans of social experiments, especially ones that involve positivity, creativity and art. We’re always sending links to each other to stories about that kind of stuff. 435 more words

My nephew, the artist

I’ve mentioned and shown my nephew’s affinity for art on this blog several times before, from turning my parents’ living room into a comic book to hosting his own art show on our family vacation last summer. 183 more words

Quote of the Week

“Once you are Real, you can’t be ugly, except to people who don’t understand.”

~ from “The Velveteen Rabbit”  by Margery Williams

Have a great weekend, everyone!


National Haiku Day

Thank you, Twitter, for the heads up that today is National Haiku Day. Instead of writing one about my lunch, today I’m writing one about a ceiling. 33 more words