What a nightmare! Somehow, deviantart allowed a hacker to change the email address associated with my account, and then the hacker was able to request a new password ... and before I could do anything to stop it, I had lost my account to a hacker.
It took almost a week to prove my identity and to get my account back. It was fortunate that I had removed my debit card details following my last membership subscription fiasco. The hacker stole my accrued points from me, DA have refunded this. I am relieved to believe this is the extent of the damage done, nothing else seems untoward.
Some sadder news, my son is dying. He has a large brain-stem
... Or, what have I been up to? And an art feature
Firstly, I'm rather challenged when it comes to CSS, journal skins, etc. and I couldn't change the colour of the text (I tried). Thanks to shadowforth (https://www.deviantart.com/shadowforth) for the skin. Here's an image of mine to brighten things up a bit (before we hit all that text).
At the beginning of last year, I became very burnt out, mainly through the stresses of my job and I was at an all-time low. After a few weeks, my GP prescribed antidepressants, which I'm still taking. I'm fairly relaxed now, but these meds have blocked my ability to create my pencil art. I had two modest commissions last year, one I've
Hey Carole...Hope all is well with you...I have a question...I notice my two most recent pieces, "Catrina Dreams", and "Danse Macabre" have been relegated to the Beginners folder....I'm wondering why??? Is it a mistake?? If you think they should remain there, would you please be so kind as to just delete them??? Perception is everything, and I'm using Deviantart as my web site, so ....