I'm not dead, really ! I have a new account, which will hopefully end up being more active than this one ---> tranquillima (https://www.deviantart.com/tranquillima)
After all this time away from dA, I just needed a fresh start. :)
As it turns out, last week CrimsonMagpie (https://www.deviantart.com/crimsonmagpie) asked his viewers for suggestions on deviants to feature in upcoming journals. My dear friend Tinoculars (https://www.deviantart.com/tinoculars) recommended me, and to my surprise, I was featured in CM's journal today. He is much more established here than I am, and incredibly talented, so it's quite the compliment to have my work acknowledged by him.
All the work in my gallery is over a year old, so receiving nice comments on it even today is really amazing. It's a big motivator for me to keep pushing ahead and complete new work, as well.
Something else that amazes me is to look through the pages of my watchers and friends ; it's u
I have a driver's license ! :excited:
I was afraid my driving ability would be Spongebob-quality, but I managed to pass the road test today. There are some things I still trip up on, like parking - I get nervous backing into a space, never mind parallel parking. :stare: To those who drive - what was hardest about driving for you to get used to ?
This is the best thing to happen to me this summer. How did your summer go ?
If you ever come back and see this, I'd like you to know that I really like your work and I want to know where you wound up! If you have a tumblr or a portfolio website you could share with me, that would be cool. UuU