Lament For Wining Past
Getting older is never easy, especially when nostagia presents new kinds of pain...

Getting older is never easy. I was reminded of the inevitability of aging as I was happily bussin’ a wine to Arrow singing “Long Time”… although to be specific, it wasn’t so much the wining that was my undoing as the jumping up and down to the bit where he goes “oh oh, long time!” […]

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Lab Rat Lee

One lab accident away from becoming a super-villain… One of the amazing things about having a child is finding yourself wrapped up in their hobbies – interests that seem to come out of nowhere and sometimes fade away as quickly as they appear​, but give you a glimpse of the personalities they’re growing. I love the […]

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Exhibitions – Preston Comic Con
A Donald Trump + Deadpool mashup at ComicCon

Can comic cons function as art exhibitions? I’ll admit, a Comic Con really wasn’t on my list, but my it was at the top of my husband’s, so off we went.   There are often interesting original artists and writers at these shows (well, at both of the two Comic Cons I’ve been to in my life) so I was […]

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Burnout
Do you get stuck in a cycle of creating overwhelm in your life? Here's my story of facing burnout and getting past it.

Burnout. Give me something I love, and I’ll find a way to make myself hate it. I don’t mean people or even objects; I mean things I do. Let me get a whiff of being good at something, and I’ll want to be the best – or at least the best I can be. The cycle. The harder […]

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