Daylight Savings Time

Whose idea was daylight savings time, anyway? That’s a rhetorical question; I realize I could Google the answer, but I’m saying Whose Idea Was This? It is 4:44 p.m. and dusk. My studio is now cave-like after 3 p.m. We see so little of the sun here in Oregon, and this is just an inconvenient […]

India

Completed: October 31, 2010 Soundtrack: The Corrs Beverage: Starbucks

Rush

The Christmas rush is upon us. Er..upon me. It’s a regular assembly line up in here. The family is instructed to make their own meals, keep the house from burning down, and keep the coffee coming. I’m locked up in my studio with my paints and the Halloween candy and I’m not coming out ’til […]

Petey

Completed: October 25, 2010 Soundtrack: Glee Beverage: Coke Zero

Who’ll Stop The Rain?

Last night, just as I was about to fall asleep, I admitted a deep dark secret to my husband. I hate the sound of rain. HATE IT. I don’t find it calming, or peaceful. It doesn’t make me want to cozy up next to the fire or make soup from scratch. It makes me crazy. […]