Hello October…Wait, what?

Somehow the new month is upon us like a leopard pouncing from an innocent looking tree limb. School has handed me a plate of boy-howdy-is-this-a-lot-of-work this year. I am still attempting to work on my books and meet my January deadline for finishing my Bicusped Molar book, but life is coming at me a bit … Continue reading Hello October…Wait, what?

Happy Fall Ya’ll!

This morning I woke up at 6am...don't ask. :/   Grumble, grumble, roar But on the bright side I was happily greeted by Snoopy when I checked the time on my Ipod announcing the arrival of Fall. Aaaand the temperature outside...at least this morning actually Felt like Fall. Yay! Of course, I still have to clean … Continue reading Happy Fall Ya’ll!

Create Date Awesomeness!!!

Yesterday I had a way cool Create Date with two lovely friends. 😀 We are all interested in writing, art, photography, and just all around in general Creative Type Stuff!  So we came up with an idea to have a Create Date. How it works- Everyone brings stuff that they would like to work on … Continue reading Create Date Awesomeness!!!

Just Doin’ That Writin’ Thang…

I decided to drop in for a quick chittie-chat before I get back to writin-drawin-writin-sketchin-writin-paintin-writin-writin-writin. Lols 😉 I'm pushing to get my book completely typed out and into the hands of my Beta Readers by Friday...Ack!  😮 I'm sure I can do it...In between fitting in school, meeting my Lovely editor friend for lunch, grocery … Continue reading Just Doin’ That Writin’ Thang…

On Books, Illustrations, and Other Creative-nesses…..

My book is juuuuust about ready for Beta Reader Time (They are the coolio peeps that read over your book and say...Whoa, this is K-rud or Wow, I really enjoyed this or There are a few parts where I was a bit lost or I had a difficult time envisioning the characters or I was … Continue reading On Books, Illustrations, and Other Creative-nesses…..

Writing Groups Part Deux…

I am learning a lot from my excursions out into the writing world. 🙂 First, every Writing Group offers something different. For instance, our group, Scribes Oasis, is more of a supportive writing environment.  Emphasis on the writing part.  Our group offers an enjoyable and helpful place where we can write without kiddos, spouses, or … Continue reading Writing Groups Part Deux…

Leapin Leap Days…

Happy Leap Day!  😀 It's a lovely day outside and I am inside enjoying the sun streaming through my windows like a cat stretched out on a windowsill. Lol 😉 After a fun home school day with my Out of the Box group and having the Randomkids get out a ton of energy running around … Continue reading Leapin Leap Days…

Oodles of Doodles…

Ohhhh my goodness!!! To Quote a friend.  😉 My lesson was soooo Awesome Sauce!!  😀 I had Such a wonderful time and learned Lots!  😮 I learned all about faces…Scary!  😮 😮 It's cool…. I got this. Whew!  😀 So, I will be drawing many, many faces from now until next Wednesday when I have … Continue reading Oodles of Doodles…

Doodles, Doodles, Everywhere…

I am soooo excited!!  😀 I am going to my first drawing lesson with Mr. Joe tomorrow.  He's the son of the artist that I was going to for watercolor lessons. After discussing money..or the lack of money..with the hubby, we decided that I would pause in my watercolor instruction and focus on fine tuning … Continue reading Doodles, Doodles, Everywhere…

On Brushes and Other Arty Type Stuff…

Ok, as some of you who actually read the Randomness that I type already know, I am working on finishing a book I wrote. I am in the final drafts, re-reads, beta readers, and illustration mock-ups part of my journey. I started a watercolor class and had my first appointment last week. My art teacher … Continue reading On Brushes and Other Arty Type Stuff…