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Artist | Hobbyist | Photography
United States
I like taking pix....especially of stuff i wanna see...i love TURTLEZZZ i live in the woods in Idaho where it is extremely beautiful...spend more time fishin' than anything else tho...

Current Residence: the woods of Idaho
Favourite genre of music: All kinds...LoL
Favourite photographer: My Grandmother...
Favourite style of art: all kinds
Operating System: vista
MP3 player of choice: the one that works...
Shell of choice: Turtle
Wallpaper of choice: old fashioned flowered kind
Skin of choice: my man's
Favourite cartoon character: The Buzzard(in Bugs Bunny)
Personal Quote: there but for the grace of god go I

Still In~n~Out

Journal Entry: Tue May 10, 2016, 11:39 AM

It's been a year since my last journal entry...
I struggled
with life,
with work,
with my own mind...
I feel as though I'm ahead of the game, and have reached a point in my life where I'm comfy with me.
Worked on my photography,
learned to do graphics,
hunted & missed,
fished a lot,
hiked a lot,
worked out a lot....
Spent time with my grandkids,
time with my grown kids,
bought a Jeep,
cried myself to sleep,
learned to talk to God,
you know...
the Creator of all things.

This is the first time in my entire life
that I have been alone.
No man
no parents
no kids,
just me.

I left home at 18 with a man that I "loved"
I had always
Lived with my folks my whole life...
Had 2 kids with that man,
ended up with just 2 kids...
and me.
But never alone...not ever.
Several men later,
and one more child,
still not alone.
Even with my youngest child
leaving home,
I was not alone.
Had a man,
I was
not alone.

This time,
I'm really alone...
it's just me,
And I'm learning to love me.
spring for joy. by candysamuels
Thank you Candy for the lovely pink-ness...

Random Musings From a Turtle-Eye View

Okey that all the hullabaloo is over....on with the fun stuff!


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altergromit Featured By Owner Jan 15, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
....How are you? You're missing!!...    :iconifeelfluffyplz: :iconpinkheart-plz: :iconifeelfluffyplz:
melly4260 Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017  Hobbyist Photographer
Hi!! super busy buried in snow...hope to get on again soon. :)
altergromit Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2017  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh by altergromit ....Better you do! ;)
Namco-NintendoFan-88 Featured By Owner Jul 22, 2016  Student Traditional Artist
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Melanie, a.k.a. "melly4260," dear hobbyist, literaturist, 'n photographer gal! Hug
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Good luck, and I hope you'll have a great birthday today!
Also wishing you keep up the good work on all awesome hobbies, literature writings, 'n photography updates; I love 'em! ;) (Wink) Heart
Thumbs Up Pringles Have your cake and eat it too Yummy pie!

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Nelson C. [my real name],
1:40 A.M.
Los Angeles, CA ;) (Wink)

Since I wouldn't have been able to do some birthday muro drawings, I got you three extra drawing copies, so...
Believe it or not, three birthday muro drawing copies I made, of birthday feet, chibi Haruhi Suzumiya, and Mikuru Asahina wishing you one, so, wishes 'n' luck!
Click on them:………
sesam-is-open Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2016
Happy Birthday!:heart:Red Roses Bouquet (Animated) by Lacerem
jolabrodnica Featured By Owner Jul 21, 2016   Traditional Artist
:party: Happy Birthday!
maxlake2 Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2016  Hobbyist Photographer
Happy Birthday, Melanie!!! :airborne:
You beautiful, wonderful friend! :aww:
I hope that you have an absolutely amazing Birthday, my dear! :sun: :rose:
:cake: :party: Hide Birthday Emote
:huggle: :heart:
P. S.  Thanks so much for the new :+fav:s!
altergromit Featured By Owner Jul 20, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
   Lil by altergromit :iconsaysplz:Thank you for the favorites!Accordion by altergromit  
WayneBenedet Featured By Owner May 31, 2016
Thanks for the :+fav:
altergromit Featured By Owner May 11, 2016  Hobbyist General Artist
Thanku4thefav2 by altergromit  Note  by altergromit :hug: :iconpinkheart-plz:
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