How Winning a Single ATC Has Me Drowning in Ideas

Last week I was a lucky winner. Mine was one of the three names picked at random from a list … More How Winning a Single ATC Has Me Drowning in Ideas

Taking the Chance: Writing Without Planning

Ray Bradbury once wrote about our hesitation to begin anything because of uncertainty and fear. If we listened to our … More Taking the Chance: Writing Without Planning

Brain Chain 3: Orchid

This tall and arching orchid Reminds me of these flower street lights Which remind me of the flare of Bernadette’s … More Brain Chain 3: Orchid

Why You Should Watch Craftastrophe

I’ve been sick. A lot. Unable-to-sit-up-and-craft sick. So I’ve been indulging in vicarious crafting, watching others create on YouTube. Grateful … More Why You Should Watch Craftastrophe

A Tiny Start To Making Miniatures

One of the things my gotta-stay-awake YouTube watching has led to is a renewal in my interest in miniatures. First, I discovered this amazing model of Howl’s Moving Castle made from discarded plastic, cardboard, wire, and lots of re-purposed objects. It’s a long video, but Studson Studio’s delivery is educational and entertaining. He even chants his patron names list, matching it to the music from the movie and making it rhyme.

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