war and peace

i finished war and peace by Leo Tolstoy today ... and it has been a beautiful ride. once you get the Russian names straight. i started by making the decision to read the classics in order to improve my vocabulary and writing in general, and war and peace seemed the most intimidating title I could… Continue reading war and peace

a tribute to classic elegance

i've loved graphite art ever since I was a nine-year-old in Mrs Dorothy's class and i looked into her little hand-held mirror and drew something that looked nothing like me. but it looked human, at least. and i progressed. i didn't pick up a drawing pencil for more than a year prior to 2018 when… Continue reading a tribute to classic elegance