Month: September 2012

a thought on separation

it sucks. on the other hand, it did prompt this, a reflection on hamlet’s return to Denmark & his subsequent discovery of Ophelia’s fate. sorry to be so depressing. just like separation, desire is sometimes painful.

tea paintings

i’m exhausted. i had a decent day & terrible evening. however, it’s okay. because i painted with tea. this idea came to me after i spilled some raspberry tea on a flower i’d drawn. i wondered what colors the paper…

sometimes, i wax poetic when i don’t feel good. you can thank my sinuses for inflicting this on you. i feel that i ought to composesome poems & glorious prose,for it stays in its place& graces my face:my lovely, high-functioning…

Wil Wheaton – Depression Lies

i’ve not been in the practice of linking to other blogs, but this is Wil Wheaton’s heartfelt discussion of his experience with depression. whether or not you have depression yourself, please read this. there is no need for people to…

running with ichigo, walking with toby

well, really, if i wanted to be accurate, it’d be more like running with Yamamoto Genryūsai Shigekuni. but let’s not split hairs. first, before we get started, let’s be clear: neither Ichigo nor Captain Yamamoto is my favorite character from the…

taking one for the team

art is not painless. evidence: my eyes are falling out after drawing hundreds of tiny bubbles for three and a half hours.verdict: true. and totally worth it. this is just a step in a self-portrait progression i started last night.…