An article detailing my journey as a self-taught designer and developer, from the early days of the web to my present career. If a Unicorn is a designer who loves to code, then I am most definitely a unicorn.
After twenty years of painting, I can finally say I am an award-winning artist. Thanks, Inspire KC!
A list of my favorite podcasts, including true crime podcasts, in no particular order. Podcasts for the mind, the soul, and the morbidly curious.
The various ways art can help the brain with stress management- not only in creating art, but also in merely viewing it.
Do not seek the because – in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions. – Anaïs Nin quotes on love, from Henry And June
“Take a lover that looks at you like you are maybe magic.” Frida Khalo quotes & information.
“your life is your life
don’t let it be clubbed into dank submission.
be on the watch.
there are ways out..” by Charles Bukowski
My list of the top 7 incredibly strange, weird, and mysterious places in America, including Coral Castle, the Georgia Guidestones, and more.
Some fun facts and interesting information all about Kansas City, the midwestern city that I call home.
You may be a graphic designer if you purchase stock photos more often than you buy groceries, & can spot bad kerning from a mile away.
The short story by Jo Ann Beard titled The Fourth State of Matter, taken from her book, The Boys of My Youth.
Grit personality: term based on an individual’s passion for a particular long-term goal coupled with a powerful motivation to achieve their objectives.
Elephants are very emotional creatures, known to be charismatic and highly communicative within their herds. My list of elephants emotional intelligence facts.
Postmodern Jukebox, covering Miley Cyrus’ song ‘We Can’t Stop’ – they take a ridiculous pop song & sing it in an old-fashioned, 50’s sort of style.
Be brave. Even if you’re not, pretend to be.
No one can tell the difference. Don’t use time or words carelessly. (by H. Jackson Brown Jr.)
Probably the best Missed Connection ever posted on Craigslist. Excuse me while I cry at my desk at work.