June 19, 2020

   When I first started attending Science Fiction Conventions there were artists I admired. I got to know some of these artists. One of them: I got to know quite well. In fact, he had me invited to the British world con, Conspiracy, in 1987 by the art show director. He...

November 30, 2019

My husband has to work in the midst of this black friday today. I hate that he has to deal with it. I also find it such a waste of our lives, spending a holiday meant for appreciating friends and/or family and contributing to the vast consumerism that is contributing t...

November 2, 2019

When I was 8 years old, I say 8 because in truth I do not remember my exact age. I know it was roughly then, I know I was old enough to understand things and not brush them off, but still

naive enough to trust those even a little bit older, but when I was around this ag...

July 8, 2018

As I grow older, I have seen a shift in myself in how I relate to other artists. I am no longer competing, I don't desire accolades, the uncertainties are gone of feeling inadequate.  I just do my work now and do not feel offended if it does not fit what someone feels...

January 11, 2018

This day was long, filled with chores undone because of weeks of cold weather, rain, near disasters to our home due to bad weather. But we made it through.

As the evening approached us, we sat on the front porch as the sky showed its beautiful hues of twilight and we re...