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My name is Candace, I’m a writer, sketch artist, and illustrator, and I’m glad you stopped by. Have a look around, or drop me a line at [email protected] Thank you for reading!

watching the world turn white.

watching the world turn white.

Posted on Feb 5, 2012

It was the perfect kind of night for a snowfall: me with nowhere to go, a warm flat to cozy up in, and a friend’s manuscript to read through–all while watching the world turn white.

life is how you look at it.

Posted on Oct 4, 2010

“The simple act of taking lots of pictures helped me see the city, its details, shapes and patterns. The more I looked for beauty in San Paolo, the more I found it.” — Rob Verger I was on my favorite travel writing website the other day, World Hum, when I came across an audio slideshow […]

sunset in the suburbs.

Posted on May 28, 2010

Pearl harvesting in French Polynesia was perhaps not the wisest way to spend my last month before returning to American soil for the first time in over a year. It was, however, a chance I was willing to take and you would think it set me up for a disastrous transition back to the land […]