In this entry, I’ll be making some observations and self-reflections that are hopefully useful to you as well. But I don’t wish to waste your time, offend, or trouble you; so please feel free to keep reading, or to just stop if you’d rather not. I completely understand.
While preparing the piece OS: Oswald Seeks the Bird , I thought about what I’d say regarding the process and media used. (Technical details.)
…That’s when I made all of the calculations:
that I drew this work in 2007,
that I finally colored it in 2017,
and that this is a literal ten-year difference. That’s not just a long time between steps— that’s a full decade.
Maybe you’ve answered those questions for teachers, before, about goal-setting— where they ask, “Where do you see yourself in one year from now? Five? Ten? Fifty?” (The jumps i