Double Dose Weekend 10.3. New Direction – An Art Update and a Haiku

Well, I’ve finally done it. For a while now I’ve been in the store looking at the painting tools and considering buying them, but in the end I always left without them. Today, though, I finally went for it and got home with a couple small canvasses, a set of brushes and of course a couple of tubes of paint. They’re fairly cheap and I doubt they’re the highest of quality, but they’ll get the job done.

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During my adult life I haven’t painted all that much, but I have fond memories of the few times I did. Though in a different way than writing it’s a great form of (self-)expression and both working on and finishing something can be very soothing, relaxing and fulfilling. Plus, it gives me another way to not turn to my screens all the time. So I thought I’d give it a shot. Writing will continue as usual. It’s just another addition to my artist’s tale. If anything worthwile comes out of it I’ll bring it up here to the Archives to share!


New Direction
An empty canvas
Waiting for the first brush stroke
To tell its story

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Ever since a group of shoes held a birthday party a long, long time ago (though in a galaxy not that far away) a little boy’s appreciation for creation was born. And so, throughout the following years shoes partied, a dinosaur travelled through time, oddly shaped football players went on adventures, a young wanderer became a knight, a comedian rose to godhood, Jedi fought an evil empire, a war between cyborg warlords and human-insect hybrids engulfed the world… The boy had learned how with only words on paper (and from times to time a few pictures) he was able to bring people, places, even entire worlds to life. By now that little boy has reached almost the third decade of his life and his love for telling stories has not ceased. And finally, long after he had planned to, he has decided to share these stories with the world. Whether you are a new or already familiar face: welcome to this little archive of mine! This is a place where I will, finally, actually be sharing my writing with others. It will feature pretty much anything I feel like sharing, both old and new stories, fan-fiction and original content, and probably some non-fiction added in at times. So, if you like reading, writing, stories (or me ^_~), drop by, drop a comment (I can’t promise I’ll get back to you quickly, since I’m horrible at that, but I’ll do my best) and, drop it like it’s hot. … Sorry… ^_^; In any case, I hope you’ll enjoy yourself and I look forward to seeing you around!

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Who? Just your average descendant of two sea-faring peoples, recently graduated anthropology Master and aspiring author with a life-long passion for writing.

What? Uhm, human. I think... Also a bit crazy, but in a good way. I think...

Where? A land under the sea, far, far away. Occasionally with my head in the clouds.

Why? Trying to get both my work and my love for writing out there, sharing them with others and getting in touch with fellow writers, artists and other like-minded people.

Hi! ^_^

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