Free Verse Hippie Poetry…That Late Autumn Day

Do you remember late that autumn; we had just moved into the tiny cottage the cottage that would become our enchanted dwelling for so many years to come. The leafs had changed colors  going from green to gold and russet glowing like the sunset  we shared every evening from our front porch feet up on…

Laws Of Attraction At Work, To Do List, Yoga and Life

Oh my gosh Peace-Seekers! This morning during yoga!!! Wait, let me go back one beat. A week or two ago I wrote on an index card with the intention that in one year,  I wanted to be known as a writer/illustrator of whimsical zen books for adults. Flash forward to this morning as I practiced…

Another Week, More Art and Zines To Make

Okay so it may not look like it but my To Do Lists are helping. I did indeed finish painting the illustrations for The Zen Pen Peace Project but I can’t print the zine because I had to order cyan ink from Epson. I want the xl ink and I can’t buy it around here…

Busy, But Good

Busy, But Good. That’s been today. The day began in the usual way. Fed the furry friends, showered, practiced 70 minutes of yoga, made breakfast. Then we decided to go walk the flea market. It was so cold but good, you know? Like the thing to do on a sunny chilly Sunday. I bought a…

Thanksgiving, To Do List and Art

Hello Peace-Seekers! I hope you had a great Thanksgiving. I planned for it. Like big time planned. I made a Pre-Thanksgiving List…the menu, what I needed to buy, what I could do beforehand. Then I made a cooking schedule so I could be sure it all got done at the same time and it worked!…

Free Verse Hippie Poetry…never is rarely really ever never

When up seems down  and down seems up and you’re confused and out of luck  don’t dispair don’t worry or fret the best hasn’t even begun quite yet just hold on a little while longer knowing you’re only getting stronger and stronger times like these don’t last forever and never is rarely really ever never…

Words Of Wisdom, Brought To You By Aristotle and Me…

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies. There is no great genius without some touch of madness. My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes…

Turkey Day Prep

Today we went Turkey Day shopping…making a grand total of three stops for the best buys. Tomorrow I will boil the eggs for egg boats and I’ll make my bread. As a matter of fact, I think I need to make a cooking schedule, it’s on my To Do List so I’ll make it now…

Past Present and Future, List

It was a good weekend. Saturday I got a lot done on The Zen Pen and in the afternoon, the oh so chilly, very blustery day, in the Hundred Acre Wood Christopher Robin, we headed out to the parade. Rainy and her boyfriend, Michael, were walking two of their dogs in it. It was a…

Plans, Zines, Laws Of Attraction and What I Believe In…

I am becoming quite the hippie planner! I’m working like crazy and I know that my super awesome handy dandy artsy to do lists are helping me stay on track. One year from now I want to be well known as a writer/illustrator of whimsically zen books/zines of peace love and happiness. I’m manifesting. I’m…

Zines, Bread, Parade…Saturday!

Hello Peace Seekers! Today is a huge rush! I spent the whole morning putting the final touches on the text pages of The Zen Pen. I’ll be able to scan it and make a b/w master copy before I start adding color to the illustrations which I’m really really really looking forward to. I made…