“Do you remember the summer mom sent me off to camp, young and chubby, and I was crying because I didn’t want to go but by the end of the summer I was crying because I didn’t want to leave!…Isn’t it funny how things just work out like that?”—Corky Romano
After meeting with several local printing companies about making prints of my illustrations, I’ve found a place that works. The test prints turned out beautifully- true to color and high-quality paper.
Etsy shop should be up in the next week or so. Stay tuned!
“Listen, then, when I tell you that you are still asleep, even now, and this that you call real is a kind of dream. For even as the dreams you have when you sleep are but shadows of the sunlight world of true day, so the world you see by day is a mere shadow of an unseen world that lie beyond it.”—From The Witch’s Boy by Michale Gruber
“One cannot base one’s conduct on the idea that everything is determined…Instead, one has to adopt the effective theory that one has free will and that one is responsible for one’s actions. Is everything determined? The answer is yes, it is. But it might as well not be, because we can never know what is determined.”—
-Stephen W. Hawking
from Black Holes, Baby Universes, and Other Essays
“It’s all in your head," Genevieve said.
“I know,” said Alyss, and despite the traumas of the past, the uncertainty of the future, she wouldn’t have given up this moment for anything. “Isn’t it wonderful?”—From The Looking Glass Wars by Frank Beddor
“If you’re really listening, if you’re awake to the poignant beauty of the world, your heart breaks regularly. In fact, your heart is made to break; its purpose is to burst open again and again so that it can hold ever-more wonders.”—Andrew Harvey