A Place to Reflect


Colleen Condit is a creative nomad in search of the eleventieth dimension. She holds magician’s degrees in both alchemic engineering and unicorn whispering. When she’s not busy juggling tarot cards and mirrors, Colleen works as a freelance editor, writer, artist, and sometimes musician. Look for more of her work at http://colleejo.blogspot.com/



By Maia Raeder


Maia Raeder is entering college this fall. She is interested in a wide variety of subjects but mostly sticks to art as her passion. She has no idea what she wants to do with her life, but as they say… onward and upward.


Neil Gaiman’s Commencement Address

Here’s the graduation speech I wish I’d heard thirty years ago–Neil Gaiman‘s address at the University of the Arts, 2012:


By Josh Keyes

Josh Keyes’ style is reminiscent of the diagrammatic vocabulary found in scientific textbook illustrations that often express through a detached and clinical viewpoint an empirical representation of the natural world. Assembled into this virtual stage set are references to contemporary events along with images and themes from his […]


Iris by Alma Sanbern

Alma Sanbern is a studio artist in Centennial CO who also teaches workshops to adults and children. She is a dream worker and energy healer, Reiki master/teacher. She says, “I love to capture the effects of light on objects, natural and otherwise. That is mesmerizing to me.” You can find […]

Lena and Hans Batik

By Maia Raeder


Lena and Hans batik by Maia Raeder


When Maia showed me her finished batik, I burst into tears of grief and praise. The image is from a lullaby my mother sang, and which my sister and I sang at her memorial service. Thanks, Maia, for this beautiful imagining of […]


"Shadow" by Kiyomisa

Kiyomisa, a.k.a. Zhenille, is a dabbler in art and writing. She at one time considered pursing either as a career, but decided she liked both too much to subject them to being a “job”. You can find more of her work at her Deviant Art site.



Steller’s Jay

Steller's Jay by Karen Windness




Karen Windness studied illustration at the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design where she was a valedictorian graduate in 2002. Karen is currently working as a middle grade novelist, pet portrait artist and children’s book illustrator. She enjoys the challenge of working on several creative […]

Whale Speaks

I had the pleasure of working this dream of Brenda Ferrimani’s in a large group, and the imagery has always stayed with me.

"Whale Speaks" by Brenda Ferrimani

Brenda Ferrimani is a renowned artist who draws her inspiration for her artwork from her dreams. You can find her online at her dream art website […]

Tybee Island Light

Tybee Island Light by John Q. McDonald


John Q. McDonald lives, writes, and paints in the San Francisco Bay Area. He has a bachelor of arts degree in Physics from University of California at Santa Cruz, and a masters degree in Astronomy from San Diego State University. John was born in New England, […]