One of the greatest joys of being a writer is when you inspire another person to think, feel or do something they wouldn’t have otherwise thought, felt, or done. It’s the ultimate sign that your writing was not in vain. Proof that you made a difference in the world.
Well folks, my last blog post had that effect on at least one person—an illustrator friend of mine, who was so moved by my discussion about PHLEM that he created this:
Its beauty brings a tear to my eye. I can totally see that mascot doing the Boogie Dance at a PHLEM spelling bee, while the crowd chants, It’s not snot! It’s not snot!
I hope Santa hasn’t packed his sleigh yet because now all I want for Christmas is a shirt with this printed on it.
Thank you to Dana Sullivan for really getting it. If you want to see more of his off-beat art, check out his website—my boys love his Dead Max books.
WHAT’S COOKIN’ 2NITE:
The Pizza Hut Triple Threat Box
(How Kevin ever finds out about these fast food atrocities, I’ll never know.)