I came across a flappy dragon today while working on an another unrelated ASCII. I was hoping it would turn out better. The body shape is ok. The face is too small for it. Wings are always tricky and I never get them quite right. But, I can try again another day. Probably not, there is so much I want to do.… Read the rest
Zack, my nephew, thought my signature ASCII artist girl was a dragon slayer. So I gave her a sword and shield in place of her paint brush and canvas.
One line dragon ASCII art. I’m using it for my sig line at NeoPets.
“Language is a virus from outer space.” — William S. Burroughs
“Say everything as simply as possible, but no simpler.”
The purpose of words is to convey ideas. When the ideas are grasped, the
words are forgotten.
Words — so innocent and powerless as they are,
as standing in a dictionary,
how potent for good and evil they become
in the hands
of one who knows how to combine them.… Read the rest
I really do like my ASCII art. In some ways I like it even more than my writing and that says a lot. I love writing, the act of it especially. But, the ASCII art is something more. It is partially a skill I never thought I had and yet there it is right on the page in front of me, showing me how “Yes, you silly grrl, you can do it!”.… Read the rest