Inspired and LovedWhen I look to my latest sketch, I feel a pleasant peace. I take a deep breath and feel a tingling wave of hope wash over me. All of the day’s hassles and doubts just wash away.When I draw, when I paint, write, I feel like everything’s going to be okay.Not just the “it’s going to be okay” that your parents would tell you to make you stop being afraid of the dark and finally go to bed already.Like it’s really going to be okay.When I look to my dog, walking into the room, the place immediately lights up.I look into his bright yellow eyes and see his childlike joy, and then a wave of that same childlike joy floods my eyes.I can’t think of anything bad whenever I see him wagging his tail and digging his wet nose onto my shirt to get my attention. I can’t think of a single bad thought whenever he’s around.When I watch TV with my family, I feel warm, welcome and safe. Yeah, I watch TV when I’m alone, too, but it’s a lit
Am I a Vegetarian or Not?People ask if I've become a vegetarian because I've stopped eating food like hot dogs and hamburgers.And the answer to that is...I dunno.I don't know what I am. I eat chicken and fish, and I like my sandwiches with some ham and cheese. But I don't eat ground beef; I've substituted it with ground chicken.I drink almond milk instead of 2%.I'm not sure. It's complicated.I wish there was a simpler way of putting it. Some sort of label.But there isn't.