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Carmen Champagne’s “Zillah and Caine”

  • March 11, 2017
Carmen Champagne’s “Zillah and Caine”

20 years ago, I dated a girl who shared (if not surpassed) my love of the roleplaying game “Vampire: The Masquerade”. She is a gifted artist and one of her abilities is drawing.

In the late 90s, it wasn’t so easy to scan or photograph her work, so she would snail mail it to me. I always appreciated it but only recently believe to see it for what it is; A gift of self.

If an artist ever gives you something, take the time to appreciate it. It can be anything. A drawing, sketch, photo, or a crocheted blanket. Whatever it is, if someone invested time to create it, they wanted you to have it. Appreciate it. Read more