#inktober2017 days 17 & 18 “graceful” “filthy” @drawonapostit #doodle

Graceful pottery, filthy pottery studio.


#Inktober2017 Day 8 “crooked” #painting

Because I’ve crossed off 6 things on my to-do list and I can’t think of anything clever to draw for “crooked,” I’m going to re-use an oldie.

What I always think of when I hear the word “crooked” is a little poem from a satirical book I read in the 9th grade (or grade 9 as we Canadians say):

“There was a crooked man
and he did very well.”

Sadly, it also reminds me of the current US administration.

Toasty toes

Starting to knit a new pair of socks makes me happier than doing another drawing…plus, what will keep me warm in winter? Not some marks on a piece of paper, that’s for sure! Unless I’m throwing the paper into the woodstove…

Exciting news

While it seems like I’ve been mostly slacking off for a while, I have actually been hard at work writing, revising, and submitting my stories. And I’m thrilled to announce that the hard work has resulted in my getting an agent: the wonderful Natascha Morris of BookEnds Literary Agency!

Here’s the official announcement on Twitter: