They said draw your favorite animal and I guess what they were looking for was fox or otter or pangolin (these are all true), but if you know Truly you’ll understand.
Yesterday, while marking up my sketchbook with sharpies to finish a design project, I realized that I don’t draw enough. I also don’t blog enough. Considering the genuine bliss and zip that both of these… Read The Post
Neon pink spray paint. A cast-off card from the art museum. An honest-to-goodness true line from an actual book that really said this, no edit necessary. How could I not. Also, mugwumpery is a real word. As… Read The Post
Be pretty if you are, be witty if you can, but be cheerful if it kills you. Carved into the chimney brick at my Welsh professor’s house. Took it as my personal mantra for Summer… Read The Post
1. Write a novel on a napkin at The Elephant House. Keep a lookout for Bertie on Scotland Street. Feel your familial bones break for the beauty of crag and moor. 2. Run a morning mile along Hadrian’s Wall…. Read The Post
Heard the phrase “ordinary aliveness” today. Not sure what exactly was meant by it in context, but I doodled this amidst alternate sketches in the Hans Holbein vein (kind of on a Dutch portraitist kick).
a few of my favorite things: stars and stories about stars, planetariums, charts celestial, telescopes, constellations, the southern cross, magellanic clouds, summer nights and winter nights and also autumn and spring, the deep navy black… Read The Post
If this were a webcomic it would be called I Don’t Even Know because seriously, people, I do not. even. know. but it probably wouldn’t amount to much since (apart from the fact that I quite obviously can’t… Read The Post
(2) parents (3) siblings (1) dog (1) cat steve+susan, elizabeth olivia naomi daniel, truly, mr. knightley (respectively) Also there are rabbits and once there were chickens, plus gerbils I DID NOT KILL, DAD, and in New… Read The Post
Other than those three days spent with and without a voice, dreaming in fevers, and wondering if it’s possible to overdose on cough drops, most of my week was that mad culmination of major projects… Read The Post