Quickish sketch and an attempt at drawing something “pretty”. EEEHHHH… I rather draw cabinet card portraits.
This chick so hot. I’m J’ing O so hard to her. Yum.
I think about this at least once a day.
Alright the link works now!!!
Goodbye 2012, you were an OK year.
Here is another mixtape to welcome the new one with a kick in your step, a fox in your trot…
The mix starts with “Mournin’ Blues”, so please dance as you weep for the good times past.
“Mystery!” is the last track,…
-Last month working at 2ndNature where I was a graphic designer
-Had the flu, started watching Boardwalk Empire
-Waiting for my mom’s doctors to have her sent to Boston for radiation treatment
-Spent it relaxing and sleeping and worrying about money
-The very end of it included a flight to Boston, MA to be with my mom
-Spent the entire month in Boston
-Visited Mass General hospital every day with my mom for her treatment
-Walked to the same coffee shop every day to get an iced chai and a snickerdoodle
-Read the entire “Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” series
-Read “Blood Meridian” by Cormac McCarthy
-Doodled a ton
-Spent first half in Boston and wrapping up my mom’s radiation
-Spent the second half playing Diablo 3
-Spent first half hanging out with friends as I prepared to move to Texas
-Discovered that my sister was pregnant! She is due January 27th.
-Secretly hope he is born on the 17th
-Spent the second half in Texas with my dad
-Got hired at Starbucks (I was an art major)
-Was told I couldn’t start until August
-Relaxed, played a ton of chess online
-Spent the month waking up at 4am and going to bed at 8pm
-Made some $$$ on downtown Houston tips
-Continued to spend free time playing chess online
-Realized that my dad (whom I was staying with) would have to move back away from downtown
-Realized I would have to leave my new job
-Didn’t tell my new job
-Reread “The Great Gatsby”
-Worked for the first half, then left my job really apologetically
-Read “The Shining”
-Hung out a lot in graveyards
-Learned how to apply liquid latex for corpselike makeup
-Travelled north of Houston to explore an abandoned movie theater
-Road trip to West Texas
-Saw the desert, a bunch of cacti, met some amazing people
-Saw a tarantula
-Hiked a mountain that was infested with MOUNTAIN LIONS
-Didn’t see any mountain lions
-Decided I hated living in Texas and moved back to NY to attend my sister’s baby shower
-Mom sustained a spinal cord injury at home and was transported to the hospital via ambulance
-Spent the entire month in the hospital with her
-She had surgery to repair the damage on the 23rd
-I expect to spend Christmas and New Years in the hospital with her
-Sister came to be with mom, saw her eight months pregnant!
-Mailed a letter to Stephen Gammell
What I Did In 2012:
1. Worried about my mom constantly
2. Relaxed in a desperate attempt to relieve myself of all that worrying
3. Played a ton of SuDoKu, DrawSomething, and Chess.com
4. Visited several graveyards across both NY and TX
5. Watched the entirety of Boardwalk Empire (it is amazing why aren’t you watching???)
6. Motts for Tots (FRUIT PUNCH FLAVOR ONLY)
Top Music of 2012:
1. Pygmy Lush
2. Elliott Smith
3. The Cramps
4. The Cure
5. Joy Division
I don’t believe 2013 will be any kind of “new beginning” but I think it is super important to reflect on time or else it will just dry up and I’ll be 80 years old before I know it!