Just a Girlie Sketch

Whenever I complain about deadlines or demands on my time my brother reminds me –
“All you do when you’re “working” is listening to music and drawing stuff!!!!”
When you look at it like that what could I ever need to complain about?
I have music going all day while I work – about ten hours a day. I used to pride myself at being totally Indie rock. These days I’ll listen to anything as long as it’s good. This blanket stipulation will find me listening to everything from Electric Teen Beat to Country Rock. — My past self, watching her future in the colossal mirror in her parallel universe, just pulled back in horror, gasped and threw up in a gutter at St. Mark’s Place.

I find my inspiration in my constant soundtrack. I might be a music snob, but I’m the best kind of music snob. Everything I listen to is great! Haha. I’m always looking for new stuff. Fill me in on your favorite soundtrack.
listening to right this second: “The Story” — Tristan Prettyman

Categories: Character, Feminine, Figure, Sketchy

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  1. Thanks for your lead in … you know I can't survive a day w/o the dub, as in the one, the only, DUB FX

    http://www.dubfx.net/

    followed lately by all my girls,
    Tina Turner, Macy Gray, Mary J Blige, Eartha Kitt, Kelly Price, Nina Simone, Anita Baker.

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