I've been putting off writing this post, because I was a little daunted by the big anniversary. 100 Posts! What to do to commemorate? I finally settled on a "Family Ties" type episode- the ones where they didn't feel like writing a new story so they just reminisced on times gone by. I HATED those episodes!
Anyhoo- wow, more than a year and a half since I started this blog! Here are some pictures from that first post, my ole painting studio in Brooklyn:
Oh, how I hated that apartment. Here's the comparison to my new Portland studio:
And though times they are a changing: since that first post, I've gotten married, moved across the country, had my first book published, landed an agent, sold a second book... It's reassuring to see that some things remain the same. Remember this doozy of a sign from my old apartment building? (from one of my favorite old posts):
I thought I had left all such signs behind me when we left New York. Imagine my delight in finding this sign outside a building just a few blocks away:
Just shows to go you. everywhere you go, peoples is peoples, and peoples make stinks. Here's to the next 100 posts!