In honor of the raging storm outside my window and the fact that I started reading A Wrinkle in Time tonight (for the hundredth time), here are some amazing photos (and some photo manips) of gorgeous lightning and thunderclouds by the talented Mathieu Degrotte.

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“Wild nights are my glory,” Mrs Whatsit said. “I just got caught in a down draft and blown off course.” – Madeleine L’Engle, A Wrinkle in Time

I just love the colors on these. Gorgeous work. Check out more of his artwork (he is also a talented artist) and photography on his deviantart page. You can also find him on Facebook and Tumblr.

Never Neverland.

I haven’t posted art here in a looooonnnngggg time, so since I finally finished a digital painting I’ve been working on since September, I thought I’d post it. Let me know what you think. (Click on it for a bigger image.)

Neverland

This was based on a short story that centered on the theme Neverland. You can read that story here. It was written by SMZ, at Livejournal.com, for a contest that I helped host at Brigit’s Flame. I got to do a painting for the winner and this is it.

Okay, back to eating potato skins and watching Third Rock from the Sun.