Let the wordiness begin!

“I didn’t have time to write a short letter,so I wrote a long one instead.” – Mark Twain Well, it’s that time of year again….

Squirrel

The Three Dollar Squirrel, a monthly zine by writers for writers on the act, art, and process of writing will be getting a facelift and…

Messy love

During the course of my daughter’s art lessons I have had the opportunity to paint again. Though only for an hour, it was nice to…

When Past is Present

Updates below post. This July I have the opportunity to meet my father’s family. I am going to tell his/our story and then ask for…

Moments of sanity

I do believe that things happen for a reason though so, when my daughter wanted to paint something for her father yesterday, there was no…

A doodle break

I have been really busy lately so I decided to stop and breathe for a few minutes of doodling. I got an email that Illustration…

Frustration is the Mother of Invention

Ok, so I finally got tired of futzing around with the old theme. It wasn’t mine, I had found it on the internet as a…

Art Book Fundraiser for Sophia Tavolacci

UPDATE 1117.09: After some consideration, I am extending the deadline to November 30th for submissions. I got an email from Sophia’s mother earlier today and…

A recipe for memories

My fondest memories of my grandmother are of helping her in the kitchen. My mother and grandmother are both excellent cooks, making everything from scratch…