Even though I haven't done much with my own profile here on DA, I've been trying to keep up with recent submissions for the folks I Watch and the groups I Follow. Even though I have wanted to post something on a lot of the submissions from folks I Watch, I generally just don't have the energy to make a good post beyond "gosh, that's neat". Which to me is a cop-out, and I hate posting that sort of drivel.
However, I've been leeching a ton of art from DA folks and I'm going to try to get back into the groove of correspondence I once enjoyed with folks here on DA. I'll be reaching out to some of you on my Watch list soon, and generally trying
Well, I have good news, and bad news. The laptop I mentioned in my most recent journal post died a horrible death about a week ago. With no other back-up computer, my current employer loaned me a really sub-standard Vista laptop. This is one hell of a HORRIBLE OS! Great gods of fire, it's driving me crazy with all the "do you want to do this" messages! And it's only got 1 gig of ram, almost half of which is used by the OS most of the time. If your actually reading this and use a Linux flavor for an OS, yea yea I'd do it if it weren't for my deep-seated, pathological need to run Photoshop in real time (no Wine, thank you very much.)
I've been pretty silent on DA for a long time. Life got really crazy and nasty, and I am trying to pick up the pieces. I have a new job that keeps me quite busy (sometimes I work after 5, oh, the horror!), I've moved to a different state in the US, and I'm trying madly to put my life back together.
I still plan on working on Rainmeter themes, but this won't happen until I get a new computer, which won't happen for another 2-3 months. Right now I have a crappy laptop that wigs out if I even launch Photoshop, and I can't do any graphic work at all.
Coming this fall! New themes! BIG Huge honking themes in 1080P! All the things I've menti