Art

Artist Justin Vining-Regionalism Reborn

Remember my post, “Sway–Over the Moon?” Artist Justin Vining has inspired my creativity lately and now, I’ve inspired him! A few months ago, Justin posted a Facebook message asking for photos of farms. That was all I needed (an assignment!) I just happened to be driving up to Wisconsin to see one of my best friends (Delania) and spend her … Read More

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Sway–Over the Moon

If you haven’t noticed, I’ve been on a bit of an artistic journey lately. These two paintings are inspired by artists Carmen Torbus and Justin Vining. “Over the Moon” “Sway”

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The Midnight Diner 3 Cover!!

So much work has gone into this! I’m proud to present the final cover for The Midnight Diner 3 edited by yours truly. What do you think?

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I’m Editor-in-Chief!!

*A note before you read this. After doing an audit of my blog in 2022, I have decided to leave content that speaks to the Christian I was at the time this was written. I no longer identify as Christian (and haven’t for a very long time.) I chose to leave these posts because it is who I was then … Read More

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Horror and Being Christian

*A note before you read this. After doing an audit of my blog in 2022, I have decided to leave content that speaks to the Christian I was at the time this was written. I no longer identify as Christian (and haven’t for a very long time.) I chose to leave these posts because it is who I was then … Read More

New Pet Project–Visual Prayer Sharing

*A note before you read this. After doing an audit of my blog in 2022, I have decided to leave content that speaks to the Christian I was at the time this was written. I no longer identify as Christian (and haven’t for a very long time.) I chose to leave these posts because it is who I was then … Read More

Praying In Color

*A note before you read this. After doing an audit of my blog in 2022, I have decided to leave content that speaks to the Christian I was at the time this was written. I no longer identify as Christian (and haven’t for a very long time.) I chose to leave these posts because it is who I was then … Read More

Artuality–Month 2

Heather Goodman has started a monthly festival: Artuality. This is month 2. Artuality is a festival for artists and art lovers to share the place of art in their lives. Every month we’ll focus on a different art form. This month we’re talking about movies. When I first read Heather’s prompt question for this month, “How have movies or a … Read More

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Painting Lessons at the Funeral Home

I wasn’t brought up sophisticated. Yet, somehow art found its way into my heart. Or maybe it was always there and I had to let it out? I was fascinated by a print of tree roots my mom had hung by our front door. It was a rather popular print back in the 70’s and I was told it was … Read More

Praying In Color-The Book of Psalms

*A note before you read this. After doing an audit of my blog in 2022, I have decided to leave content that speaks to the Christian I was at the time this was written. I no longer identify as Christian (and haven’t for a very long time.) I chose to leave these posts because it is who I was then … Read More