A creative sort of evening

I was apparently feeling in a rather creative mood tonight. I've updated the header banners on FB and Twitter: The old one was really only ever a placeholder, and I quite like this. The picture's actually one I took while visiting Rome last summer! I think I'm going to redo it for the blog as … Continue reading A creative sort of evening

Suck It Up, Cupcake: An Inspirational Playlist

I don't know about y'all, but I find music incredibly helpful. I make playlists for projects I work on, characters I'm working with, moods I'm in or think I might be in at some point in the not too distant future -- really, for anything. I probably have over a hundred built across¬†various platforms. The … Continue reading Suck It Up, Cupcake: An Inspirational Playlist

Creative Idealism vs Risk Aversion

Or, how the Great Recession damaged, and continues to damage, artistically-inclined Millennials. To have a lifestyle that allows you to put creative endeavors front and center, to prioritize art above other concerns,¬†you need one of two things: a safety net or the willingness to fly without one. And most of my generation doesn't have either. … Continue reading Creative Idealism vs Risk Aversion