Category Archives: art

WW Photo Challenge: Butterflies

I’m participating in Celia Reaves‘ photo challenge. Every Friday, she posts a photo with a theme starting with a letter of the alphabet. The challenge started last week with the letter A. This week – it is the letter B. … Continue reading

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Bill Gekas, the Aussie photographer

I think I’m in love. You know I occasionally write here my musings about visual arts, but my posts usually talk about old paintings. This time, my post is about modern photography. I just learned about the Aussie photographer Bill … Continue reading

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Rubens and IWSG

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. This month, I’m proud to announce that I’m co-hosting the IWSG blog hop, together with the three other wonderful writers: Chemist Ken, … Continue reading

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Isabella and the Pot of Basil

The legend of Isabella and the Pot of Basil inspired many artists, especially those belonging to the Pre-Raphaelite brotherhood. You might have admired some of their paintings based on that legend, but do you know the story? It’s not as … Continue reading

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Searching for a boy

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ OPTIONAL IWSG MAY QUESTION: What is the weirdest/coolest thing you ever had to research for your story? MY ANSWER: Homemade bombs. … Continue reading

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Arts Musing: St. Martin’s Cloak

A few months ago, I asked my readers if they might be interested in some art-related posts. The answer was a resounding YES, so I’ll try to make my arts musing a recurring feature of this blog. Such posts won’t … Continue reading

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Monsters in art

It’s the first Wednesday of the month again, time for a post for the Insecure Writer’s Support Group. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The February IWSG question: How has being a writer changed your experience as a reader? My answer: Actually, being a writer … Continue reading

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My year 2016

It is time again for the monthly blog hop Do You Have Goals, hosted by Misha Gericke and Beth Fred. Not much happened in my writing life during December. Perhaps it would be appropriate at this time to look back … Continue reading

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November 2016 report

It is time again for the monthly blog hop Do You Have Goals, hosted by Misha Gericke and Beth Fred. Here is what’s happened with my writing since the last update. Short stories Not much is happening on this front. … Continue reading

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What I did in September

It is time again for the monthly blog hop Do You Have Goals, hosted by Misha Gericke. Here is what’s happened with my writing since the last update. Short stories Wrote             – 1 story, still WIP Submitted      – … Continue reading

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