hmmm. i was just typing and the words just went away. puzzling. good thing i hadn't typed more.
no pictures, but i'm done with my 20 things. whew. i can mail them tomorrow. i wonder if i can do that on-line, or if i will have to go to the actual post office. ick. we do need stamps though. isn't it odd that you have to pay for shipping if you order stamps on-line??
it's been terribly cold and rainy in chicago. it's probably good because otherwise i would have wanted to work in the garden instead of make books. sometimes i have a hard time beginning to work. and sometimes i have a hard time stopping work.
i have a lot of covers to finish up and bind. i want to have some more things to sell at creative inspirations. i am also doing the 57th street art fair in chicago on june 3-4 and i need some more books for that. these things just sort of rush up on me and i wonder what i've been doing with my time. well, i have to
i struggled today about submitting to around the coyote, a local arts thing here in chicago. i have submitted in the past and been told that books were not an accepted medium. i was thinking of trying again, and having my books encased in shrines.....but really i haven't done that yet, and so there are no slides. the deadline was today so i guess that is settled. i'm trying not to feel bad about it.
sometimes i wonder if i'm traveling in the right direction to meet my goals. i've been giving that a lot of thought lately. and then i realize that there are a lot more things i could be doing to reach them. there are things i already know would be good for me to focus on. i should spend my energy doing those things instead of worrying about them.