Uncategorized

Fucking Disgusting

"Fucking disgusting." I read that comment on one of my online posts and thought about it for a moment. It didn't bother me, but I was legitimately curious as to why someone might have that type of reaction to my work. See, I've never really cared what people thought...

read more

I Closed Down My Art Studio. So What Now?

No new products to announce today, just speaking and catching up. Earlier this year, I got the news that I'd have to shut down my art studio. Just recently, it happened, and I moved out. My  paint and canvases into storage. I wasn't completely bummed out though....

read more

I Went To Work When 9/11 Happened

(This is to the best of my recollection. I've never put these thoughts into words until now. If you were there at 3DO and have more to add or suggest, let me know. Also, I might update it slightly if things don't read properly. Thanks.)It was the morning of September...

read more

On This Day, I Labor, and I Like It

This Labor Day, I decided to get up and get to working on something. I started off the first couple hours by doing some writing for Transcendent Press. (I'm still not in the habit of daily writing, but I'm getting there.) Then I did some light stretching. Next I...

read more

I Dislocated My Toe, Now I’m Focused

This is what happens when you let them get you off your game. That's the only thing I can say to describe what happened. I was working with some people, and I got frustrated. Usually I'm focused on the task at hand, but this time, I was caught off guard. My mom used...

read more

So What’s This Transcendent Thing About?

I was at an art fair, and I was showing my new zine to some people. A group of kids stopped to ask me, "What does 'Transcendent' mean?" I smiled and said, "In the business of rising above." They nodded in satisfaction with my response and continued their day.Just to...

read more

Constant and Never-ending Improvement

I was recently reminded me of the time I heard the phrase "Constant and Never-ending Improvement (CANI)" from Tony Robbins. That was over a decade ago, and I have constantly gotten. While that had stuck with me. While I had never really done so, it's not hard to...

read more