Alpine, California, United States
December 07
I am here in cyberspace trying to understand the true nature of reality. My artwork can be seen in the blog link below.!home/mainPage


Zanelle's Links

OCTOBER 16, 2011 9:01AM

Fogbound Blues

    There is a place you can go in Second Life where everyone knows your name.  Fogbound Blues.  Calli who is older than dirt but looks like a babe spins old Blues tunes from her place in New York and on Sunday evening she does a special selection of women singing… Read full post »


     Halloween at my house.  


             Mr Skeleton had to come down la… Read full post »

OCTOBER 15, 2011 8:01AM

Chocolate Vanilla Swirl

Mixed race sex

Chocolate and Vanilla

You can keep your eyes open

As it is a study in contrast


So soft and hard

So black and white

So powerful and giving

A communication of opposites


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OCTOBER 14, 2011 10:49PM

Google Map Mistake/Weekend Fiction

   "Lost again! Dammit!  This neighborhood always confuses me.  And this time I even have a printed out Google Map."  Suzie was upset that the map didn't seem to be correct.  How could a Google Map be wrong!  She drove way up the mountain looking for Sleepy Lane.&n
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OCTOBER 14, 2011 7:44AM

Losing My Religion

  When I was in high school I wrote a note to the Lutheran Church down the hill. I told them I didn't want to be a member anymore.  My mother had made me go to sunday school and the junior leaders group and I went alone.  She and Dad wanted… Read full post »

I love my digital camera.  I take hundreds of photos. Then I have to edit them and I realize that I have gone too far.  Plus the batteries for my camera are expensive.  

I had to have a camera with a peep hole in it.  I can't see the photo… Read full post »

OCTOBER 12, 2011 8:35AM

My Love Affair With Batik

      When did I first feel the magic of a warm electric frying pan full of hot beeswax and parafin?  How did I learn to put a large round rock in the middle of the hot wax so the brushes and tjantings would have a place to rest and stay warm? … Read full post »

OCTOBER 11, 2011 9:26AM

Bali, Indonesia in the Seventies

   We were two tall Americans looking for adventure and we got a pedicab at the airport in Denpasar and headed for Kuta Beach.  There was a long path with little tiny places to stay lining the main drag of the town and we choose one close to the beach.  Kuta… Read full post »

OCTOBER 10, 2011 6:00AM

Simple Beauty


      With everything that went on in my world today there was one moment of simple beauty.

       I had one more sheet of cement board and some blue and white paint.  I am trying to do art using what I have instead of buying new material &nbs… Read full post »

OCTOBER 9, 2011 9:01AM


hole eyeball


            hole angel



       hole eyes 2


hole witch


hole blue eyes2


hole warriors


  hole bug red 2

  hole snake2




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OCTOBER 8, 2011 9:04PM

Old Car Show and Mom Rant

    I have been sad for a long time that my mother cannot come to visit me.  All summer when the grandbaby was here we went to her house and stayed only a few hours because that was all she could handle.  She has been here twice and hated it both… Read full post »

   Above is the theme song from one of my favorite movies....A Man and A Woman.....1966.

There really is such a thing as the pull of love.  This man drove all day in a car race in France and then because he just couldn't get her out of… Read full post »
OCTOBER 7, 2011 9:55PM

Dust to Dust/ Weekend Fiction

What is life like under our new alien overlords?


"Mom, what is all over this paper here on the desk?  It is kind of a grey film but it looks electric somehow."

"I don't know dea… Read full post »

OCTOBER 7, 2011 7:17AM


hole ghost

                      hole bug 

  hole spider

                      &… Read full post »

OCTOBER 6, 2011 8:39PM

Embracing Grains

I know some people are gluten intolerant.

I can imagine that must be so frustrating.

But I think my body might just thrive on them.


I have been eating large quantities of quinoa, rice and oats.

I have embraced whole wheat bread of all kinds.

I go very easy on… Read full post »

OCTOBER 6, 2011 10:41AM

Should I buy an Electric Blanket?



      I have visions of a bed exploding in flames and the firemen pulling my charred body to safety. 

     "At least she died warm!" the crowd in the street will exclaim.  They know how cold it can get in this part of the wo… Read full post »

OCTOBER 5, 2011 6:44PM

Halloween ART not Craft?

The Blood of Halloween is congealing in my back yard.

Bones are littered on a table in my living room.

A pumpkin hangs from a tree in my backyard.

There is an eyeball hat in the closet that is talking to me.

It is saying "Come Out and Play.  It's… Read full post »


    Along with people who shoot at cars on the freeway and just when the tourists are heading back to the snow the protestors are going to arrive. 

    Helicopters hover overhead supervising a powerlink to San Diego being buried over the mountains fr… Read full post »


Fingers tapping, knees rapping, waiting for the


Snail mail was waiting by the mail box.

Now the important messages come via EMAIL.

Actually they can be very exciting emails

But what if they could be better?

What if you could send someone a message

That arrived in a… Read full post »

OCTOBER 4, 2011 8:09AM

Foodie Tuesday


    Here is thirty eight dollars worth of groceries.  Going shopping for food always intrigues,  frightens and annoys me.  I have enough money for my rent, cable and gas but food is something that I cant really afford.  So I try to buy as little as possible and… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
OCTOBER 3, 2011 8:00AM

How an Artist Sees.


  If you see a sun pattern on your bed that looks like this and you get all excited you are an artist.  


     Even if you are in a hospital bed and you see a shimmering vision like this and it raises your… Read full post »

OCTOBER 2, 2011 7:14PM

San Diego is a Playground

I left the house at 8am and the freeways were clear all the way to the beach so it took me about a half hour to get there.  So many beaches to choose from and I have memories at all of them.  Traffic patterns choose Mission Beach and the old wooden… Read full post »

OCTOBER 2, 2011 2:53AM

Second Life Burning Man Celebration


      It is that time of year again.  Burning Man is a real event that happens in the desert and has become bigger and more commercial every year.  However it started out with humble, spiritual principles. 

Ten Principles Of the Burning Man Net… Read full post »

   The Mermaid sculpture was in the trash.  Sharon had too many pieces of art stored in her house and something had to go.  The big old raggedy hand painted mermaid took up too much room in the storage closet.  Stuffed in a bag she was whisked off to the dump… Read full post »

SEPTEMBER 30, 2011 8:31AM

The Sound of My Own Wheels.

  So many times in my life I have yelled at Scotty on Star Trek to "BEAM ME UP!!"  I get in situations and I just want to get out and away but I see no way out.  I am an internal wreck waiting to get away and outwardly doing what… Read full post »