Taming the Dragon


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I am learning, as I open myself up to more spontaneous illustrations, that I never know where it will take me. It scares me sometimes, yet the time is right. There is this desire to expand that must be satisfied.

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When the business blogger sent me an article called Taming the Multitasking Dragon, it only made sense to have a busy dragon. In the end, I left him to stand on his own, no extras, but along the way I learned that researching dragons was not that easy. I mean – no one has actually seen a dragon!

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You can look up vintage dragons, you can look up current art on dragons, but in the end, you can do whatever you want with a dragon. I also reviewed bats wings, goats faces, eagle’s talons. The tail was a mix of reptile, squirrel and imagination.

Somehow he ended up pregnant looking, but that was ok. One observer really wanted to just “poke that fat belly.” Yeah – you try that! He has fire!

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2 thoughts on “Taming the Dragon

  1. But he’s such a cute dragon! I felt like he should be smiling…doing a belly roll of laughter! I tamed the dragons and now I’m fat and sassy as can be…no more fire breathing multi-tasking dragon for me! I’m free….And when the works all done I will have some fun rolling and a-kicking in the noonday sun! Couldn’t resist, besides that, when I’m tired I get quite silly, so this dragon is just right for the moment. Thanks for sharing. Love it! Alethea

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