Life, not death, is painful--
like the memory of a song
and lyrics I can't recall.
What was that lullaby you sang?
The decade of my spring
doesn't seem so very long ago.
Summer has barely started
and I long
already for the apple-crisp
smoke of autumn.
I miss the silence
when you were hale,
your arms still strong enough
to cradle a crying child
I'm here. I'm here.
"My Peculiar Family" is fully funded!!!
I'm now a published author. :D What happens next? Stretch goals and more rewards!
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The kickstarter I'm part of, My Peculiar Family, is almost fully funded!
This is my debut! I wrote a story in an anthology with some pretty amazing writers. What did I write?
Isabelle, A young artist in New York during the Civil War is a gifted young lady. Gifted enough to make a living off of painting portraits. But, an eccentric, wealthy man has an unusual commission for her. All Isabelle wants to do is try to earn a living and not fall prey to traditional gender rolls. Instead she's put in the middle of a battle between good and evil.
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Happy belated new year!
I've been away a bit, I know. Lots going on. So much so that I've had to back off social media for a while.
As always, thank you for the comments, favs and watches. :) I always appreciate it.
And, I fear I'm beginning to move away from DA. It won't happen all at once. The transition will be a slow one.
I'll be creating my own site. DA has been wonderful, and I've been able to reach out to other artists and make new friends. But, it's not fulfilling all my creative needs and desires. As my art changes and grows, and I finish writing my stories, getting them ready to share with others, I find I need something