Back in the 1980s, I started a story I called Seeker and Slayer. Even years later, when I started to really build Ihyel, I knew where the story would go. And yet, I wrote on the map: Shelved Idea. I made notes. The earliest incarnation of the story I have somewhere in my files. Probably… Read More Shelved… for later.
The first CreativiTea happened. My friend Anita came. She’d taken classes at John C. Campbell, and now that she’s retired she’s beginning to expand on her interest in jewelry making. My daughter brought one of her friends from school–both are working on the AP portfolios in art in their last year of high school. The… Read More CreativiTea 1/24/2018
I just finished watching The Bones of the Buddha from PBS’ Secrets of the Dead. (That’s the GPB Passport version–best $5/mo I have ever spent!) There was a moment during the viewing when I realized that it’s anthropology and archaeology that influence why I write demi-gods, mythic people and creatures the way I do. I’ve… Read More Bones of the Buddha/Masks of Gods