Kickstarter: The Green Ember

I’ve been working on a project that I’m excited to tell you about: Written by S.D. Smith, illustrated by me, and published by Story Warren, The Green Ember is an adventure story that involves rabbits with swords. You’ll love it. As the author says in his blog post about the new book, “I made this for you.” […]


Here is an illustration I’m working on for upcoming Storywarren post. Below is the watercolor. Below is the digitally enhanced version. Here are some links to previous Storywarren posts: Time for Timelessness, and Rebel Without a Qualm: The Counterculture of Gratitude, and Member of the Family. UPDATE: Here’s the final: And here’s a link to […]


Rain by Robert Louis Stevenson  The rain is falling all around, It falls on field and tree, It rains on the umbrellas here, And on the ships at sea. This poem (written for children) beautifully exhibits the impulse to treat children as humans with experiences that are universal to mankind.  The rain described here seems […]