Confession

If you’ve been following this blog for any amount of time, you know I publish a ‘Wicked Walk’ every Wednesday.  Only, this past Wednesday, I didn’t.  This was due to several reasons. Number One.  Randy, my oldest and dearest rooster, has bumblefoot.  I’d never heard of it but was trolling the internet trying to find…

Spooky Old Tree

“Spooky Old Tree” by Stan and Jan Bernstein was Addie’s favorite book when she was three.  It was read to her by various parties at least 10 times a week for approximately 12 months.  I’ve titled my latest effort inflicted on canvas “Spooky Old Tree”, for Addie.  It has simply been to horrid outside to…

The ‘Whatif Monster’

Originally posted on Book Worm Books :
I was so glad to aquire this book and know I am not the only human, large or small, affected by this dreadful creature!  “Jonathan James and the Whatif Monster” reminds us all that the ‘what if’ syndrome not only depresses our mind but truly cripples our attempts at greatness. …

Book Lover

I remember learning to read.  My mother had a race car chart on the fridge that was supposed to inspire me and track my progress.  I’m not sure if I ever finished ‘the race’ however I remember when I finally determined that reading was essential to life.  I was around the age of seven and…

Dorian Gray

Did you ever read ‘The Picture of Dorian Gray’ by Oscar Wilde? I recall the first time I ever read it, it was one of those books which makes a life-long impression. I find Dorian Gray walking around in my mind at the oddest times. Although considering he, being a rather odd character himself, shouldn’t…