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Summer showers

June 21, 2013


“You’re such a hippie!” (The summer shower art was created & posted here last summer, but the story is new today in honor of the Summer Solstice.) DK always grinned when he said that to me, usually with a gentle poke to my belly. I don’t think of myself as a hippie, but I didn’t […]

Dark day in Dallas

October 19, 2012


“Your boots are hot!” October 19, 2012 was a dark day here in Dallas; it was the day our beloved Big Tex burst into great balls of fire. All of Dallas mourned his passing. I created this piece as a fond farewell to one of the most reliable men in my life. (I titled it […]

Gretchen flower

June 3, 2012


For about five months out of the year, starting about now – the beginning of June – my hair spends most of its time piled on top of my head. It looks like my head has sprung a leak. I’d like to wear it down more often, but it’s just too damn hot here in […]