Monthly Archives: June 2012

Until we blog again…

Summer has kicked in. Travel, pic-in-ics, yard work. Driving kids to Safety Class. Amputations. Coyotes. So I will be an absent blogger until the leaves start falling. Or the rain starts falling. Whichever comes first. And here in Oregon I … Continue reading

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Extraterrestrials invited

I’ll be at Green Bean Books on Saturday the 30th, from 2pm until roughly 2:15pm. OK. Honestly, I will be there a little longer that that. I’ll be signing books – any books, as I mentioned before. Bring in a … Continue reading

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Science non-fiction

How about a reality TV show that sends people to  Mars to establish a colony? Sounds like a great sci-fi book or movie. Or…actually a TV show about real people settling Mars. Click that link. You gotta read this…Then come … Continue reading

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How Martha Saved Her Parents…

How does Martha save her family? By debt restructuring? Refinancing? Eating Green Beans? You only have to wait until next April to find out! I was lucky enough to illustrate a book by David Larochelle and it’s now on Amazon for … Continue reading

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At the park

Another quick sketch done at the park while my daughter played. Honestly, she also art directed the piece, telling me how many kids and creating a story about everything that happened between these groups.

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One in a series of 20. I’d love to have these printed at like 8 feet  wide. Clicking will make it bigger.

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Blog this…

When I decided to start writing this blog regularly I was told I should demonstrate expertise in a subject area. Even if I don’t have one? I asked my friend who seemed to have a lot of answers. Especially if … Continue reading

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