Some call it narcissism, some call it self-acceptance.
I can, upon request, upload the paper I used to draw on for use as a texture, as well as a clean, black and white version of the drawing.
I thought this might make a really great chorus to a song, or else a tiny story.
(I picture it repeated with long gaps between lines, so the meaning changes each time more is added to the phrase — starting negative, moving to ambivalent, getting nearly nihilistic, but then ending with the hint of redemption. (e.g. "I'm tired." I'm tired of being tired." I'm tired of being tired of being tired." "I'm tired of being tired of being tired of being."))
An illustration for aimeecanto's tiny story 'Silence!'
'He wanted to scream to the world how much he loved her, but they were at the library, so he whispered.'
The way I pictured it with them hiding behind a book and being surrounded by books, I figured that it may as well be in a Library of Tiny Stories.
This is the version Matt requested without the original text. Original here :http://www.hitrecord.org/records/754447
Map maker, map maker, make me a map.
I look and observe but can't see.
Make it one to one scale, without single gap:
Every rock, every thought, every tree.
''Soll ich dir was vorlesen?'' is german and could mean something like ''Do you want me to read a tale to you?'' in english. It's the foxy fox and the little bunny merlin.This is the first good piece i've done for many weeks so I want to thank hitrecord because somehow you pushed my motivation and creativity :3
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The sun shines a spotlight on the moon.
SUN: "You're on!"
The moon performs all night but receives no applause.
SUN: I'm sorry dude.. i thought you killed it!...
Whenever their song began to play,
Their wrinkles vanished, they lost the grey.
An unacknowledged truth, it seems:
Radios are time-machines.
I "burrowed" a bit and found tori's lovely image as an idea for ProudFlake's tiny story
I threw it into PhotoShop and filtered more than just coffee this morning :)
I do not fear the monsters under my bed. The monsters I fear, are in my head.
I would really like to have a different illustration for this...anyb...
FINALS ARE FINISHED! I'm exhausted. It was a terrible week, too.
HERE'S A NEW REC IN CELEBRATION TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF WINTER BREAK!
NEEDS A STORY?
hmm...Should have worked more on the blending of the shades. oh well. Something to improve!!
Jealous Stars illustration from ubespidermonkey's Tiny Story:
'Stars are jealous of city lights.
So once in a while, they cut the power.'
This is actually an accurate 3D model of our new house made for city code review and planning, but I thought it could be useful as an image resource for something maybe?
Sweet bird - Can you not fly? Do you not fear me? For I'm the collector of winged souls. And once I've gathered enough of you, I soon shall be an angel too.
This has all happened before, again.
This Tiny Story was inspired by a phrase that was included in a comment by "Callie MacPherso...
lookin at hand gestures and the psychology and hidden meanings behind them. I want to do more so any suggestions of different hand movements/gestures is very welcome.
The idea is to imagine the conversation that is going on. What is the scene that is being set?