I’ve not been working on my stories lately.
Writer’s block is a description of what I’d been experiencing, but a better word might be depression.
I went out into Maryville College Woods and walked for a few hours, chasing the wind.
I found my way into an orchard of sorts. Bumblebees zipped around pollenating the early-blooming flowers.
And I came out with a story.
I’m not outlining, I’m just writing and seeing what happens.
So far, I’m at 4k words with an 8k word goal, and I’m feeling really great about it.
Stratford Butterfly at the sanctuary
There’s something so majestic about a field of flowers.
I don’t do this enough. I made this one while rooting for my favourite LoL E-sports team. The piece took about 45 minutes, the entire length of the game.
My team lost.
Yeah, it was a big deal.
I made a wallpaper with all my favourite images of the Spock from the new Star Trek franchise.
I’m not ashamed.
in a little English village.
Here’s an ancient photo from Cumberland Falls. This was before iPhone, when digital cameras cost an arm and a leg and didn’t even get you clear images. But I think it’s a pretty good representation of how I feel whenever I go to Cumberland Falls.
It’s a peaceful place if you can find a little piece of the beach full of sunlight.
Here’s a picture from when I was stationed at Ft. Lewis.
Some of us climbed without protective gear and learned about snow blindness.
I like to make things that can be worn as a necklace or as tie decoration. Here’s an example. I think this one looks like a six shooter.
I made this a few years ago. It took about 80 hours. I want to do another one soon.