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 23, 2011 8:34AM

A Scam IM About Love

  I just got this email in my OS inbox and it is disturbing.  It is so darn nice and at first I thought it was a flirt.  When I realized it was a scam and the blog has no information on it so I know I was spammed.  But when… Read full post »

OCTOBER 22, 2011 9:38PM


   My neighbor has been arrested.  Her house is quiet and dark.  Someone comes by and feeds the animals.  A few people knock on the door frantically and go away. 

  My other neighbor called the police when they saw a couple trying to get in the window.  The co… Read full post »

OCTOBER 22, 2011 7:20AM

Paperdolls / Weekend Fiction

   Playing paperdolls had been one of her favorite pastimes.  Putting on the little clothes over the cardboard doll and carefully folding the little white tabs so they would stay on.  Cutting out the new clothes occupied hours of time for the little girl and her creative mind made… Read full post »

OCTOBER 21, 2011 11:36PM

Young Girls Beware

   She is a beautiful Mexican woman, twenty three years old and she deserves a good man.  Her family is supportive and her father loves all four of his daughters.  She was the first daughter to leave their small town and get a job in the city.  Her aunt and uncle… Read full post »

OCTOBER 21, 2011 9:52AM

Guarding My Heart

   There are some men who I have let come into my life knowing that I have to guard my heart.  I have given them time because they were interesting and fun but I have made sure that I did not fall in love with them.  Some people are not love… Read full post »

OCTOBER 20, 2011 2:41PM

Laughlin - The American Dream

Laughlin.... The American Dream

   When Don Laughlin was a little boy in the midwest he became fascinated with slot machines.  He used the money he made from odd jobs to purchase som… Read full post »

OCTOBER 17, 2011 12:16AM


Ill be gone a bit as Im taking my mom to Laughlin.  It is a little resort on the river by the border of Arizona and California.  I don't know what to expect and I will report when I get back how it went.



 … Read full post »

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


  Read full post »

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
Read full post »
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




  Read full post »

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 »