Tag Archives: a cartoonist’s life

first world (cartoonists’) problems

Cartoonist (to him or herself) : Draw fast!  All your references for the drawing of the antique skeleton key* are on your phone and you’re running out of juice! Cartoonist’s younger self (or, if the Cartoonist is already young, an … Continue reading

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what i did today

overslept. went to the butcher’s. walked the dogs. chose and edited new cover images for a bunch of my boards on Pinterest*. cleaned (most of) the bathroom. did some nasty yard work involving thorny things. made Internet Pancakes**. edited some … Continue reading

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let there be light(ing)

Specifically, the lighting department at Menards, where I was looking for something different to do with my Polaroid Cube toy camera on another dull, damp, cold winter day. To say I was surprised by what I found when I downloaded … Continue reading

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welcome to my world

I went out to take some photographs this afternoon*, and parked the Pentax** on the coffee table while I put on my shoes.  And then I realized I had set up a little still life that says a lot about … Continue reading

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launch day

Be back tomorrow– I’m launching a new story today.   That is, by the way, exactly what a rebellious young story looks like.  (Image from The Rutland Psalter, now in the British Library. Manuscript made in England, possibly in London … Continue reading

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a poem about google

I wrote a poem in my head today.   Remembered it all when I got home, in spite of taking photographs and going to the Post Office and drinking a giant Java Wave coffee from the Family Express. Go home Google, … Continue reading

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today

Freidrichshaven, 1918.  I don’t know whether today was the airplane or the house. (Dino Park Part 2 tomorrow.   Also, where’s my lens?)

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a cubic cat

Had the Polaroid Cube in my pocket when I dropped in at the vet’s this morning for a fresh supply of minty fishballs*, and was moved to try to photograph Sebastian, one of the the resident cats. This Sebastian is … Continue reading

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the flu

Is horrible.  Hurts? Everything. Hair. Toenails. World, I kind of hate you right now. Come back later, please.

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winter has arrived

After a mild and almost snowless November and December, the new year has brought winter with it.  I took my new Polaroid Cube toy camera out to record some ultra wide angle images of our first snowy day. I was … Continue reading

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