My name is Katie, and I have been in and out of psychological treatment since I was 13 years old. I'm 26 now, and reaching out to other readers and bloggers about coping with the everyday struggles of mental illness. I work part time, I write, and when I'm manic, I create art.
I've always enjoyed drawing with Sharpie, so here is a blank CD that I drew on just for fun!
Since this is my first post, I’ll provide a few details about myself and how this blog came to be. I am a college student, and art is not m...
Brainsick adj : Mentally disordered. Brassica n : Plants from the genus Brassica, such as broccoli, cabbage, and mustard. Bravura n : 1)...
This is a drawing I found in my sketchbook from my senior year in high school.
When I draw, I get so focused on my work that it becomes impossible to critique it clearly. By either using a mirror, or taking a photo of t...
A drawing of a pumpkin that I did when I was working in the library. It was sitting on the counter beside me, and work was pr...
This is an acrylic painting of Robert Fripp based on the album cover of Red by King Crimson. I submitted this paintin...
I was sitting outside one day, drawing these leaves. Someone I really adored walked by, and being timid, I jumped up from my seat to go som...
Ballpoint and Micron pen on paper, 3/3/14
After intense struggles with life itself, I've finally reached a place of contentment. I transferred to a new university with a clean s...
- ► 2008 (25)
- All I Want
- ballpoint pen
- high school
- Joni Mitchell
- line contour
- pineapple face
- quick sketch
- recycled paper
- Robert Plant
- word porn