January 31, 2010

Pink, on a twirly acrobatic thingy, singing a stunningly heartrending song, spinning, singing and NOT barfing all at the same time is pretty amazing. http://feeds.feedburner.com/BrainBurps

January 30, 2010

…is critiquing a story with amazing potential. And the bonus is when the writer really hears and then LISTENS and makes the changes that makes it go from a story with potential to a publishable manuscript. Receiving a crit isn’t always easy but if you really want to improve your story the most productive thing…

January 29, 2010

Muuuuuch easier to create than I’d thought. Here I’ve been trying to animate it myself but have just learned that my developer only needs me to do the art. Yes, I still have to create every dinhle pose and inbetween pose but uch, those timings are offa MY plate! A VERY positive thought! http://feeds.feedburner.com/BrainBurps

January 28, 2010

When I was a kid, I’d look through the Sunday New York Times to see if a Danny Kaye movie would be on TV that week. On the every-so-often chance that it would, I’d start coughing the night before and then the next day be really sick. Especially if it’d be Wonder Man, a very…

January 27, 2010

Deborah Lee Rose wrote me, “Even on really tough days, thinking and sharing positive thoughts helps keep me moving forward, and I can see the impact on others even before I realize it’s helping me.” Today I went for some Cranial/Sacral work by a woman named Victoria. It’s that kind of new age stuff that…

January 26, 2010

I’m in a podcast! Woohoo! Thank you, Susan Raab, for inviting me in! http://www.raabassociates.com/index.php/audio-interviews-author-illustrator Teachers for a New Era is funded by a grant from the Carnegie Foundation. It’s for training future teachers and their website, has topical podcasts which are also available for download on iTunes. The podcasts are used by teachers in the…

January 25, 2010

I have no idea WHY I feel like I didn’t do much today when I got my newsletter out AND all the final art for Little Chicken’s Big Day was sent, received and accepted! Giving myself the night off for a nice family dinner, a hot bath and some knitting sounds pretty positive to me!…

January 24, 2010

I told my husband my thought for today would be that I didn’t mess up on my monthly WTNH appearance. Then I corrected myself and said, “No, I’ll say I did great on my appearance!” Then I altered that to, “I’ll do even better next time,” because I really wasn’t thrilled with today’s segment. I…