Sometimes I want to quit

Being a working artist.  Most of the time?  I love it.  I love being able to make things.  I love being in charge of my work.  I love the fact that I can decide what I want to do and when I want to do it.  And then there are days like today.  When I wake up in the...
Ground beef jerky

Ground beef jerky

Oh my goodness this came out So. Good. I couldn’t find my jerky gun so I made it a little thicker than I planned but I think I like the extra thickness!  The only thing I would change is I would make sure to get a much leaner grade of meat.  I ended up having to...
Just do it

Just do it

EDITING NOTE:  I posted this to my Facebook in July of 2013.  Crossposting it to my blog to save, and also updating with pictures. ******* Many years ago, I was flying in a Naval helicopter from Northern Iraq into Southern Turkey, and that helicopter crashed into PKK...