A while back, Zazzle removed all of my Grok merchandise from my shop. When I inquired, I found that they had done so at the request of the Heinlein Trust, which controls all of Robert Heinlein’s literary works. At the time, I sent the Heinlein Trust a letter letting them know that all of the materials flagged for removal were parodies of the word Grok with various sayings and song lyrics...
At least the one I didn’t want to win didn’t win Work of Art: The Next Great Artist! I won’t post more because I don’t want to spoil it for those who haven’t had a chance to see the finale.
Anonymous asked: Dusty made a piece with candy in a style he had worked in before. I think that was the main reason he got cut. Even though I am not a big fan of Young, his work showed a strong conceptual idea while Dusty's was too simplistic.
My Best Friend Is Published!
My best friend has been published in a book of short stories! Here’s the details: Etched Offerings from Misanthrope Press From the Misanthrope Press site: Stories are acts of magick. It is through myths, both their creation and their retelling, that the gods are brought into our world. The myths of the past shaped the ancient world, and continue to influence and inform our lives today....
Work of Art: Poor Dusty!
I was sad to see Dusty get booted off of Work of Art: The Next Great Artist. He has a lot of integrity and he’s a genuinely good guy judging from what we saw of him. He is an art teacher for kids. Of COURSE his style is going to be a bit more simple than your average pretentious artsy-fart from New York. But, unlike a lot of those cranks, he was REAL and that’s what I liked about him. ...
I love this article! →
The age-old issue of armor and the female form tackled by an actual armorer! :D
Update On Kaylee
There is now a new place to donate for Kaylee which has a goal monitor: http://txpyrs.chipin.com/surgery-for-kaylee-texas-great-pyrenees-rescue . The fabulous news is that, thanks to all of you helping spread the word, Kaylee’s goal is now 88% covered. Now we just need that last push to pay the wonderful veterinarian treating her. Kaylee had to go back to the vet last week. The bowing on...
Update on Kaylee!
There is now a new place to donate for Kaylee which has a goal monitor: http://txpyrs.chipin.com/surgery-for-kaylee-texas-great-pyrenees-rescue The fabulous news is that, thanks to all of you helping spread the word, Kaylee’s goal is now 83% covered! Now we just need that last push to pay the wonderful veterinarian who fixed her leg and treated her pneumonia! Kaylee is eating more now...