I will no longer be paying for a CORE membership, nor will I be using this site for any further artwork. I'm debating whether or not to completely remove my account in general, but if anyone still follows me here, I feel it's fair to give an explanation as to why.
Weeks ago, another user I formerly followed (whom I will NOT name) posted a poll with a list of female fictional characters, asking voters to choose which one they wanted to rape. I found this grossly appalling and filed a complaint. Today I received a response from DeviantArt telling me that "just because I find it offensive personally, doesn't mean it's against DeviantArt poli
I'm done giving money to people who take it and run. I've had about eight or nine commissions in the last year that I paid for in full, in advance, from pretty high-profile professional artists, that never got done. I don't hassle or harass them, I go weeks or months in between notes, and all I get are excuses. I'm angry, but I won't publicly share the names of these 'professionals' because my frustration isn't justification for drama, and I'm not so petty as I'd want to take a shot at them. I wish them the best of luck in their profession, and I hope they used my money for something good. But that's the last cent I'll send for artwork,
I'm going to be cleaning out my gallery, re-evaluating what I want from this account, and focus less on pursuits like webcomics that I never follow-through with, something with a little more substance, like my writing. Incidentally, blog. http://tehknuck.blogspot.com.
My webcomic is officially launched. With =LordAltros (https://www.deviantart.com/lordaltros) backing me up, we're ready to tackle this story, updating twice a week!
Streaming done, new page up!