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Donelle Lacy
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Fantasy illustrator and writer.
Fantasy illustrator and writer.

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My last post on Operation Awesome, but not my last blog ride.

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I Joined a Group Blog!
Once upon a time, there was a girl who joined a group blog. I am the girl and the blog is Operation Awesome a writers blog with contests, writing tips, and great perspectives from fellow writers. I joined Operation Awesome to get myself back into blogging. ...

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I've joined Operation Awesome!

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Have You Found Your Ikigai?
courtesy Wikipedia "Ikigai is a Japanese concept meaning "a reason for being". Everyone, according to the Japanese, has an ikigai . Finding it requires a deep and often lengthy search of self." I've heard this concept before. Many people refer to it as a "c...

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Why Smart People Value Art
The layperson doesn't understand creative professions, because what creative people do is a luxury, not a basic physical need. Everyone needs a place to live. Everyone needs good health. People don't need television shows or amusing cartoons in the Sunday p...

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2016 Or Bust!
2015 saw me get an agent , have an art show, get a newer car (and sell my old one), create a really nice piece of Doctor Who fanart: and start on my first project with my new agent: an adult coloring book with mermaids and water monsters entitled Dangerous ...

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Stay Tuned for Worthwhile Interruptions
I think I'm the most relaxed person, until there's a deadline I'm not meeting or a goal I haven't reached. Then I struggle, stress, and beat myself up. But why? Most of the time, the deadlines are self-imposed, the goals are flexible, and life is full of wo...

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Progress and Poseidon
I haven't been under a rock for the past two months; I've been under the sea. I've researched so many ocean creatures, referenced so many ocean photos and paintings for my coloring book Dangerous Sea , I could practically be an oceanographer. It's been so m...

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My MC As A Ball-Jointed Doll and Other News
Not only have I been working on the first project my agent will pitch to publishers, but I've been working on the doll incarnation of Lividia who is the main character for my YA novel (not what my agent is pitching...yet). I mailed her head to the artist fo...

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Good Fridays: I Have An Agent!
Good Fridays are spots on my blog where I share something great that happened during the week. In this case, it's something great that happened during the month. This is a very special Good Fridays post. I've gone dark on social media and slacked off on my ...
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