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The Magic of Ogden Nash

Ogden Nash, (1902-1971) first came across my radar when I was shopping for a book for my then-young niece. I was in the picture book section of Barnes & Noble, a section that I don’t typically visit. 802 more words


Custard the Dragon Sketches

These are some of my thoughts for a couple paintings I’m doing for a book I am illustrating for my niece.  The story is Custard the Dragon and the Wicked Knight so I’ve been focusing on how the dragon should look.   19 more words

Sketch Book

twenty twenty: poetry

What with studies, Bible reading, and personal interest, I tend to read a good deal of poetry. Recently in conversation, a friend pointed out that in poetry the mind of God is reflected beautifully because of the way it combines imagination and often emotional depth with precise order and even mathematical structure. 1,479 more words


be here now (like a cow)

We went to a Celebration party on Saturday night at a neighbor’s home. I’m not sure exactly what we were celebrating. Perhaps it was a graduation or upcoming birthdays or a recent wedding anniversary or just the fact that we were all very much alive and together making music and laughing till the termites in the attic danced. 518 more words