This is a painting I started back in 2013, but finished recently. I wanted to paint a self-portrait of me with my new hipster glasses. Mostly, I created this one for use with my new deviantID (shown below) on deviantART.
To confine our attention to terrestrial matters would be to limit the human spirit.
— Stephen Hawking
During my quest to update the main menu (which is a long story all its own), I decided to add a Fairy Tales page to serve as a hub for the two fairy tales I had already published to the site, and a series of fairy tales I wrote in 2007 as a Christmas present to my family. Even though they are Christmas related… well, I’m one of those weirdos that watches Christmas movies year-round, so I don’t care that it’s April. Anyhow, check ’em out:
WARNING! This is a very long post. TL;DR – I updated the menu and felt like blogging about it.
So, I haven’t really been satisfied with the main menu — a feeling that’s been going on for a really long time now. I could never seem to find the exact right balance that made me happy. Since my Auridesion.com uses WordPress as not only a blog platform but also a CMS (content management system), it can be really difficult — and not very smart — to mess around with the files that generate the markup and structure of webpages based on what’s in my database.
If that sounded like gibberish to you, let me a’splain: