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Blood Swept lands and Seas of Red, a poppy memorial to our fallen heroes at the Tower of London

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Blood Swept lands and Seas of Red, a poppy memorial to our fallen heroes at the Tower of London This post is part of the Photography101 challenge that I am doing and the…

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Charcoal Study of Richard W. Hale, Jr. – (original by John Singer Sargent)

Whoever said portraits are easy?  This little guy gave me a run for my money – the challenge was keeping Richard Jr. looking like a youngster (of perhaps 10-12 yrs) instead of a middle-age teenager with worry.  John Singer Sargent … Continue reading

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Upon a sea of doubt in love I drift Knowing I do not know the way to go When torrents take my craft so swift Toward you—I am a boat I cannot row. So many…

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Happy for Opportunity to be a Guest Blogger

I recently had an opportunity to help out TimeThief and submit an article as a Guest Blogger for her blog,   It was an honor, if you are interested in reading my article “Blogging My Only Marketing Tool” you can … Continue reading

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I am Mad as Hell and I’m Not Going to Take it Anymore!

Mad?  Oh yes I am and beyond any words that I can express here.  Discouraged?  Totally of people’s lack of moral judgement, inner-compass of values and code of conduct.  Disappointed?  Yes – I’m totally disappointed, that there are people out … Continue reading

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2nd Anniversary with WordPress!

Yesterday I celebrated my 2nd anniversary with WordPress!  How exciting was that – wonderful that WP sent out a notification, because I missed it entirely. I want to thank everyone for visiting, following, liking and commenting – your visits have meant more … Continue reading

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I’m so frustrated . . . such a waste of time

I hope you don’t mind, but this post is a bit of complaining and excuse on my part  for perhaps a lack of communication .   .   .   at the end of May I was out of touch for about 10 … Continue reading

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YouTube, Copyright and Piracy Concerns

I know some of you use YouTube to share videos of your work, perhaps you’ll be interested in a real life situation that Artist, Paul Taggart finds himself in with YouTube and how piracy has turned his world upside down. Paul … Continue reading

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I’m Hosting the July Monthly Challenge on WetCanvas

Calling all oil pastel lovers, inexperienced and just starting out or experienced with the medium, this one is for you.  I’ll be hosting the July 2014 Monthly Oil Pastel Challenge on Wetcanvas and have just put up the reference images for … Continue reading

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A Call Out to My Blogging Friends

Sometimes I go wandering around in WordPress to see what’s new, blogs that I haven’t visited before, and to get inspired by other bloggers who do extraordinary things in their life, deeds that they do for others, or people who share their talents – … Continue reading

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