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Another ‘Missing Child Portrait’ from :iconjohnpaulthornton:, painted from the picture on a milk carton – a shocking image in itself on the most mundane of ...

I feel like writing a journal, so here one is. Now I just need to work out what to say. Extreme tiredness. Bad back. Hatred of the school run. A little niceness from neighbours. Pancakes for Pancake Day. Maybe I should give up self-hate for Lent. We'll see how that goes. Not that I'm Christian. We've been having spring weather here, but I hardly dare mention that for fear of jinxing it.

I've set up a facebook page for my photography. Come over and like it and share it, pretty please :-) I want to work on getting watermarks on more of my images that are already uploaded, submitting to stock sites. I've opted into the pay-for-download option, so my photos can be downloaded for 100. I feel bad about that in a way, but I'm tired of having things stolen and making nothing for what I do.

In other news - a recent internet-outtage meant that I got to spend a lot of time writing. Three chapters or so of a short story which is becoming a novella. More of my current novel. A poem which I may or may not upload. A fairy story for submission.

Speak to me. Tell me what's going on in your life.

A final question. Has anyone out there reading this been diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome? Would you mind sharing (in a note?) what diagnosis has meant for you - i.e., are you better off or worse off with a diagnosis? Thank you :heart:
  • Mood: Frustrated
  • Listening to: Artie Shaw and King Oliver
  • Reading: O Pioneers by Willa Cather
  • Watching: Sherlock
  • Playing: Lego Marvel Superheroes
  • Eating: A clementine
  • Drinking: Water



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This is me. I am socially inept. I write. I used to read (before children). I can translate Anglo-Saxon. Sometimes I paint. And I take a lot of photos.

Print preference: Times New Roman
Favourite genre of music: Folk, acoustic, baroque, indie etc etc etc
Favourite photographer: anything in National Geographic
Favourite style of art: Again, there are so many...
Operating System: Heart, lungs, brain
MP3 player of choice: ipod
Shell of choice: Multicoloured snail
Wallpaper of choice: William Morris
Skin of choice: Vellum
Favourite cartoon character: Mutley
Personal Quote: "Never go hedging with a sledgehog" - Little Grey Rabbit's Christmas

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Geak-of-Nature Mar 10, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Thanks for the :+fav: on "Ingredients"!
Aconitum-Napellus Mar 21, 2014  Professional Writer
You're welcome :-)
Congrats on your feature as Daily Lit Deviant! I'm loving the pieces Nic featured, wish I had time to go through your gallery for more. Oh, and KITTY PICTURES. :meow: Love them. It's really sad that someone's making money off them, they're so awesome. Hope you have a great day!
Aconitum-Napellus Feb 18, 2014  Professional Writer
Thank you very much! I'm glad you enjoyed my writing - it's nice when someone gives time to it, and I really appreciate it! Sorry for taking so long to reply!
leyghan Aug 29, 2013  Hobbyist Writer
Thank you for the fave on 'March Renga' :hug:
Aconitum-Napellus Sep 10, 2013  Professional Writer
You're welcome :D
TaionaFan369 Aug 19, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
HAPPY BIRTHDAY! :iconchococakeplz:
Aconitum-Napellus Aug 20, 2013  Professional Writer
Thank you!!! :D
Happy birthday Hug 
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