Artist stories, books, poems, and more

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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

Reads: 1693

Shelves: 2

The Fantasy Realm House

Herah was many things: an artist, a zealot, a fighter, and now, an unwilling participant in Recompense. What is Recompense? Nothing special, just a high-stakes game created by Norwe, the Maker of Herah, which if won would grant her a single wish.  Of course, with such a great prize on… Read More
A young composer hoping to make a name for himself in the musical life of 19th century Vienna, Austria. Read More

Reads: 358

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: 79

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

Book / Thrillers

June 03, 2018

Reads: 433

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: 223

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: 176

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
part one of seven in a new set of poems. enjoy! Read More
6 high school stereotypes of people from my perspective. No offense is meant to be taken. Positive criticism is welcome. I'd love to know how i can improve my writing. Thank you! Read More
Meet Uriel, sleep deprived & semi-recluse abstract artist angel living in the mountaintop winged humanoid haven of Montem Terram, who is so much of a perfectionist that she rarely finishes a piece to her satisfaction that she can exhibit at Sariel's art gallery. Exasperated, Sariel recommends her… Read More
Ready to take a twist into bold colors? Follow these tips and tricks for decorating with bold colors and your rooms will look stylish, vibrant, and unique. Go ahead do impact your home decor with colorful artwork using as a background a neutral home decor. Read More
It is a short story with a pinch of mystery, misery, and longing about an artist who is in agony to create a masterpiece based his visual image of a woman. Read More
the story about an artist who is unable to get good sleep at night and turns delusional Read More
When I dropped out of university in my final year to pursue a full-time career in art, I knew I was going to lose everything. Little did I know that I was also going to lose my sanity. A lot of people would ask me why I didn’t finish the… Read More
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