I'm a writer, a thoroughgoing and happy left brainer. My bread and butter comes from writing articles, books, web content, nonfiction and fiction. There are editors to keep happy, manuscripts to finish, queries to be sent, bills to be paid, kids to feed, husband to hang out with, critters to corral. But one morning I woke up with the right side of my brain on full alert and knew it was time to make some art. This is what happened next . . .