Artist stories, books, poems, and more

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What is this creation for? For whom? Read More

Tags: love, poetry, poem, artist, poet

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2020

Reads: 55

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Their sacrifice meant us to be a better person. Read More
Being alone and being nothing, you may find, are almost the same thing. For when a person is alone, they find they have nothing left... Read More
The introduction, ‘Darkness and Light’ sets up a tension in point of view between the two main characters, Dilly, an artist who prefers to observe from a distance and her subject, Violet, a blind girl obsessed with touch. Dilly is the narrator for the most part, with Violet adding pieces… Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 09, 2019

Reads: 3059

Shelves: 2

The Fantasy Realm House

Herah was many things: a master artist, a zealot Cendruex, a brutal fighter, and now, an unwilling participant in a deadly game known as Recompense. As one of her Maker’s many gifted, Herah (alongside many others) has been summoned from her universes to complete a set of “acts”, with each… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 09, 2019

Reads: 163

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

August 26, 2019

This is one of my original poems. It is also featured on my blog. Read More

Tags: artist, art

Just out of college and nearly broke, an artist moves to San Francisco and begins to sell his glasswork as a street artist. While struggling to pay the rent, he hatches a bizarre and convoluted strategy to solve his business storage problems with the purchase of a $15 car that… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2019

Reads: 143

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: pixabay.com Read More
Can a backwoods artist inexperienced in the big world outside of West Virginia survive traveling abroad alone for the first time? What can traveling alone teach an already lonesome widower? What trials and lessons await in Bavaria and Austria? Just who is Mark talking to out in the woodshed by… Read More
Just like my pen, writing, my brush would have done the same, painting. My Poem. Read More
A young composer hoping to make a name for himself in the musical life of 19th century Vienna, Austria. Read More

Reads: 675

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Some memories and insights of my artist journey. My life in art and writing. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2019

Reads: 170

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Holding on to something meaningful Read More
An artist falls for his boss at his day job. A whirlwind romance ensues which leads to her promoting his art, though he is reluctant. Only wanting to paint and being horrified with acknowledgement, she finds another at his show. Not believig he could find another Muse, he does the… Read More
an artist falls for his boss at his day job. a whirlwind affair ensues which leads to her wanting to promote his art, though he is reluctant. he learns that hie eyesight is failing as she gets a divorce. at his show that he never arrives at, she finds a… Read More
This shows what happens when we are obsessed with perfection and being hyper critical. Read More

Reads: 17255

Comments: 7

Shelves: 8

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: poetry, poem, artist, poet, sad

A novice artist paints a masterpiece of Jesus' Crucifixion. Read More

Book / Thrillers

June 03, 2018

Reads: 595

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sara is a young tattooist who feels she has the world at her finger tips. But everything changes when her boss is sick of her turning down his requests for dates and intimacy. Read More
The poem itself. For that one chapter of DTTL, ya know? Anyways, here's to you, Karina. Read More

Reads: 444

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Can an artist ever be artistic? Read More
A tale of an artist and his obsession. Read More
A painting comes to live and wants to find his creator. His creator is amazed to see him and shows him his house. The painting feels out of place and wishes to return to his canvas. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 25, 2018

Reads: 292

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this a long time ago about the struggles of being an artist. I was tired at the time. Read More
"The Snyder Stranger" is the first book of the trilogy regarding the golden boy Richard Snyder, trying to escape his dark past in seek of redemption. Whatever path we chose, whatever decisions we make during our life, everything weighs on our shoulders and determines our position. The… Read More
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