I've never painted a portrait. It's a lot different than doing a landscape. Though I'm far from a master, I'm slowly gaining some proficiency. I'm trying to learn techniques and finding my own style. Not long ago, I decided to try painting a portrait. Though the final result isn't too bad, I can't say the … Continue reading Evolution of a portrait
I've been taking a break from writing. It's not that I don't want to write, or that I've ceased to have anything to say, but rather that I've become obsessed with a new ambition. I love painting! I talked about it on my previous post, and I guess I'm just going to repeat myself, but … Continue reading Another oil painting
What I'm doing when I should be writing.
I attended my first Comic Con today, which was held in Amarillo, TX. Yellow City Comic Con was a small gathering of who you would expect would attend, various nerds and geeks celebrating their particular awesomeness. There were artists selling their artwork, most, oddly enough, focused on comic book characters, steampunk enthusiasts, cosplayers, authors trying … Continue reading Yellow City Comic Con
I'll never make it as a writer... I can hear the voices clearly sometimes. You're not good enough. No one will ever want to read your stuff. Why do you even try? The voices are jerks. I hate the voices in my head. The voices are my own insecurities and doubts. Fear keeps me from doing what … Continue reading Success or failure: What do I choose?