Unrequited Letters

Unrequited Letters

Back in January, Alicia Bucci reached out to me to help create the first impression for her book of poetry; the cover art. I love this kind of job. I love that I get to be a part of this dream coming true for this talented poet's first publication! This dream, that I know she worked on for years and poured her heart and soul into... I got to wrap it up in a bow for her, so when it sits on a shelf people can see what she is all about.

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Why I'm Glad I Didn't Go to Art School

Why I'm Glad I Didn't Go to Art School

When I was a senior at Eisenhower High School, back in 2002, I had a fantastic class schedule. My first two hours were a block class of Vocational Mechanical Drafting IV, followed by two hours of Graphic Arts, then an independent study class for 2-D Art, and English was my last class of the day. It was pretty clear which end of the building my heart was with by the time I finally reached that senior year.

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The great motivator

The great motivator

For those of you who don't know me well, or at all, I have a strange diet. People are puzzled when I talk about it. I try to be vague, so I don't have to go into all the details. This week I was dismantled by potato chips. You read that right; potato chips. I had not eaten a single solitary potato chip in three years. Three years! As a former carb addict, if you would have asked me three years ago if that was even possible I would have laughed in your face, probably while shoveling handfuls of cheese and butter covered popcorn in my mouth.

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