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How I Cut The Cord To Cable & DirecTV—Saved Over $700—With FREE TV, Netflix, Amazon Prime & Apple TV

Every month my DirecTV (and before that—cable) bill contains a confusing onslaught of charges, taxes, credits, and add-on fees. With all the fine print and confusing pricing I felt like I was getting ripped off. I tried to take advantage of the “$100 referral fee” credit by lauding DirecTV picture quality to several of my […]

My First Official Art Release—Signed & Numbered Limited Edition Giclee (Only 100) of Award-Winning “Aslan”

 Release Price: $99.99 (plus shipping) We are thrilled to announce the first-ever official limited edition art release of the award-winning watercolor Aslan The Mighty. Dimensions are 12″ x 16″. Each of the 100 museum-quality prints are personally inspected and approved by the artist and only then signed and numbered. We utilize the finest archival substrates and […]

The Gospel According To Rayon (Or How A Transexual Changed A Redneck)—Thoughts on “Dallas Buyers Club”

This past Friday night I watched the movie Dallas Buyers Club. Let me attempt to articulate the myriad emotions that flooded my soul as I watched this gut-wrenching movie. By the way, if you are Baptist like I was for 29 years and required to sign papers that you will not see “R” rated movies, Matthew McConaughey […]

My Latest Watercolor—Spring Is Lifting Her Skirts

24″ x 32″ Original Watercolor and Graphite on Handmade Paper $850. Ready to Hang Canvas, Limited Edition Giclee and Standard Prints Also Available “I lift my skirt, high unashamed, and wade into the fountain with sundrenched abandon. Like a little child, If someone sees, I’ll blame the spring wind!” —Randy Elrod Options Original Watercolor $850.00 […]

Video Interview With Alice Sullivan—Professional Book Editor—”Book Is Not A Four Letter Word”

Watch this quick, informative and fun video with professional book editor Alice Sullivan—leave a comment of any kind and get a FREE pdf written by Alice called “Book Is Not A Four-Letter Word.” In this video we cover “Why You Need An Editor”, “The Editing Process”, and “Ghostwriting.” See her ad at the top right […]

re:create 2014 — My Personal Highlights (With Lots Of Photos)

Even though The Basement was packed out with our 100 creatives from around the world (which made it hard to meet and greet) Jars of Clay was magical in the ambience and mystique of that fabled Nashville nightclub. Frontman Dan Haseltine (@scribblepotemus) started our #recreate14 journey out right with this quote: “Mystery is to be enjoyed…to be relished…even though it […]

My Top Ten Favorite Things of 2013

1. Ivory Flameless Pillar Candles These wax battery operated candles by Smart Candle are as close to a traditional candle as you can get. They are molded from real wax and outfitted with TruFlame™ technology for an authentic look .  It is perfect for anyone looking for the ambiance of a traditional candle with the safety of […]