|I took this from the bank of the Thames river. The left frame is two inches higher than the horizon of the other panel, but I still think this is one of my best panoramas from England.|
Commissions Still CLOSED, but Here's an Update...Another commissions list has been successfully completed! Thanks to everyone who participated in this most recent round.Commissions Still CLOSED, but Here's an Update... by Yes-I-DiD
I will be taking a brief break before starting a new round (though there will be a few special pieces I opt to do in the meantime, which I will share as I do them).
When I decide I'm ready to open for commissions again, I'll make an advance announcement here in this space so that those of you who are interested can make plans to try to jump on the list. Please no advance requests to be on the next list.
Thanks again to all of you for your support, both clients and viewers!
Yes I Did's Basic Commission Info
I am considering going into Hospitality/Food Service Management or Event Planning! Currently, I am a graduate of Augustana College with a Bachelors Degree in English Literature with a Creative Writing minor. I want to get a job in publishing |
I also love music, the violin, reading, writing, collecting, sports, movies and television. I consider myself an amateur photographer and hope to flourish that skill as well as dapple in drawing!
To find me elsewhere follow the links below:
Anglophile's Journey: ananglophilesjourney.blogspot.…
The Mirror's Edge: the-mirrors-edge.blogspot.com/
The Review Lounge: the-review-lounge.blogspot.com…
|I am the Founder of one group and Co-Founder of many. Many of the groups I am in give Point Prizes for the contest winners. In order to help out my fellows, and still be able to use points I bought for myself, I need a hand!|
End of the Month Feature - Look Back 2013Hello Friends!
To see December's End of the Month Feature please check out the thumbnail below!
I am tragically late posting this Look Back (as I attempt to post them in January, after New Years, for a review of the previous year! So, without further ado, let us look back at the End of the Month Features from 2013!
1. January: Spirit Lost by CaptainFeatherhead
2. February: Conflict Part 1 - Beginning (Fight/Aftermath) by the-mind-of-kleinnak
3. March: Yule Ball by HarmoniousSilence
4. April: River at Sunset by AshHughes
5. May: Busy Bee by HarshiNagial
6. June: Why Not to Falsify Sunsets by adieuwinter
Building a Human - Chapter OneBuilding a Human
A Guide to Vinter: The Currency of Space Port and Ferum
One Hundred Vinter = 10,000 USD
Ten Vinter = 1,000 USD
One Vinter = 100 USD
Tenth Vinter = 10 USD
Hundredth Vinter = 1 USD
For values under 1 USD they use the US coins: Pennies, Nickles, Dimes and Quarters.
Chapter One: The Prophecy of a Man
The smell of alcohol and sweat barraged Andrew's nose. Andrew, however, was used to it and even grinned at the scent. Andrew took his favorite barstool in the smelly bar and waited as the waitress got him a beer. As the waitress gave him his drink, the man and woman beside Andrew looked at him and smiled. The man spoke to Andrew, "Well, well, Captain Andrew has returned with his ship the Nautilus from another successful slave trade trip 'ey?"
Andrew grinned at his friend, Hamadad, and replied, "Aye. And guess what?"
"What?" Rosalinde asked.
"I have now made ten thousand Vinter from the slave trade."
Hamadad clapped Andrew o
Reflections of Another
The dark. A cold, looming kind of dark that seeps into your bones, it infects and attacks like the worst of disease.
The cool ray of the flashlight, the one she grips in her hand as if her only ally. In this house, the one in which none ever dare enter, she warily explores with wide eyes.
Who says you're the only one?
A mirror leaning against an old, musty wall in an abandoned room from uncounted decades ago- a slight ringing, a beckoning sound. Brushing tender fingers against withering wood, she wanders through the decaying doorway to a room with a single shattered window. A hint, a tiny flash of sunlight illuminates the mirror in an otherwise dull room. Here, it smells of dust and age. She makes her way carefully, stepping lightly on barefoot feet on the cool tiles underneath- they told her not to come, but she's not the sort to listen.
There's a soft crackling in the bare walls as she makes her wall across the deserted floor, no man's land. She hesitates, and waits, then step after
Silver Moon - Harry X Luna, Part 1Luna searched through the crowd of black, blue and red uniforms, looking for one black-robed young wizard in particular. The entrance courtyard of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry was a pandemonium of shouted goodbyes, fervent hugs, good-natured handshakes and tearful faces as the students from the three magical schools bid farewell to new and old friends alike before they left for summer break.
As she searched, her mind wandered back over the past year, remembering her encounters with Harry that had resulted in a newfound friendship between them.
"Harry Potter? Harry Potter!" Dumbledore shouted into the silent room. As she heard the Hogwarts headmaster speak, shock