Category Archives: Covers

Carrying on

Last week I once again hit about 60% of my goal time. Partly that was my own tendency to hide from the work, but also we had a lot of house things going on what with getting the roof replaced … Continue reading

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My fears bore me

Yes, it’s true. I am still held back by fear and it has started to bore me. I mean, okay I know this anxiety. I’ve carried it with me, I’ve fought it for many, many years. I’ve made a lot … Continue reading

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Back to work

This past week went better, as I managed to put in about 90% of my goal time. I’m still struggling with the final bits of this artwork, because of course as usual I’ve left the messiest bits for last. But … Continue reading

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Battling self-doubt

Hello, everyone. Last week I only worked for 60% of my goal time. Once again I face my own doubts about my ability to finish a project, or finish it up to my standards. And once again, when faced with … Continue reading

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Almost finished…with one picture

I came up short in meeting my goal time this week. We are in the middle of getting a new roof for our house (the old one was damaged in a wind storm), and also got involved in our neighbor’s … Continue reading

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Art sample

The final week of A Round of Words went well, as I once again reached my goal time for the week. I’m very happy with how I hit my goals this entire Round, in fact. I also feel okay about … Continue reading

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Never gonna stop

This is my final check-in for the first iteration of Round of Words 2016. My plan is to continue with my current five-day-a-week work goal during the ROW80 break, and I will still check-in here on Monday mornings. For me, … Continue reading

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Back to work

My trip to the Monte Vista Crane Festival was a wonderful experience. I plan to write more on a few subjects that came up for me, but I’ll do that over at Fierce Planet, my politics blog. Greater Sandhill Cranes … Continue reading

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This week there will be Cranes!

Last week went fine, as I continued to work on my cover art. I seem to have gotten past that sense of eternal disappointment I have with everything I create. So while it was finicky work with lines and nodes, … Continue reading

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Almost done!

Here’s how the cover looks so far. I spent two days scrubbing pixels around the archer. In the end getting a demon to crawl out the port defeated me, so the port had to go too. I still need to … Continue reading

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