First of Many Paintings

I can't tell you how excited and nervous I was to start painting again. It has been years since I've painted anything significant or should I say that I thought was good enough to share. My issues with failing what I started were crippling. I never started anything, said I would wait until later when … Continue reading First of Many Paintings


Things are changing!

If you've noticed a lot has changed in the last few days here at Let's call it an experiment. I've combined both parts of my life that I love. Writing and WjK ARTiSAN DESiGNS. I'm still writing romance, but I've now added my new business to the site. And with that said I wanted … Continue reading Things are changing!

A Writer’s Confessional Part Seven

Re-posted from Deadwood Writers Voices Blog, Sept, 2018 Trying to find a voice for my brand, my business, has been an interesting journey, and one I’ll have to take with my brand as an author too. It culminated from several talks with Jo Self, who I mentioned in my August blog, and another expert Kirsten … Continue reading A Writer’s Confessional Part Seven

Writer’s Confessional Part Six

Re-posted from Deadwood Writers Voices Blog, August 2018 This past month has been a writing bonanza. I’ve written my own obituary, started my About Me biography for WjK ARTiSAN DESiGNS, and have also focused on the anthology project for the Deadwood Writers Group. It’s been an interesting thirty-one days. I’ve been concentrating primarily on my … Continue reading Writer’s Confessional Part Six

Writer’s Confessional Part Five

A re-post from the Deadwood Writer's Voices blog I wrote in 2018. It’s said that if you kiss the Blarney Stone, you’re gifted with eloquence.  Or, if I tell it like most people have heard it, the gift of gab. Well, I didn’t kiss the Blarney Stone. Too many lips on the same surface for … Continue reading Writer’s Confessional Part Five