In February, Lefty Smudges will be one year old. It was just one year ago that I thought up that name, and under it, commissioned my first card. A lot has happened to me because of Lefty Smudges this year. A lot has changed for me too. This past year I developed friendships with three … Continue reading Year One with my muses.
As Morrie Schwartz once wrote, The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in. I believe this to be true. (I also believe many other things on this same topic - of Love - but we'll start with this one sentence). Learning to give … Continue reading Learning to give out Love.
I have been exchanging letters and cards, notes and scraps of paper with poems written upon them, in the mail, with friends, for years. Since childhood. Since...I can remember the first time: His name was Hughie O'Donnell. Hugh was a friend of my father; A teacher. I had stayed with Hugh and his wife Marguerite for … Continue reading An Introduction