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I've been asked how I get ideas for my books. Some happen quickly. Some take years for the materials and text to come together.
In early 2000, while working at a large commercial art firm, I saw a framed Japanese print from the 1920's. The background colors graduated from soft green to soft lapis blue, with darker blue mountains in the middle. The foreground was a riot of flowers, greenery, children, and kites. I've never seen it again, or tracked down its artist, but I never forgot…Continue
Someone I've never met, who has changed my life in amazing ways, needs my help. Writer, editor, and artist Terri Windling has run into a rough patch due to health-related financial difficulties, and a large group of her friends have gathered for a pre-Christmas charity auction for her. We've raised around 33K so far in goods and services like first edition signed books, original artwork, handmade clothing and jewelry, and manuscript and portfolio critiques. The sellers include luminaries in…Continue