___________________________________________ From An Imaginary History of Olde Mistick:
And so, when old Mrs. Cameron, Deacon James Cameron's widowed mother who lived with him and his family, began acting strangely - standing up and singing during the Reverend Allenby's sermon, taking off her bonnet and overskirt in the middle of Sunday dinner - he moved her into the third-storey corner room and locked her securely in.
She was escorted down for meals and to church, where at the first sign of unruly behavior, she was summarily escorted right back to her garret. This window was her world unless she was taken out for necessaries for a few hours.
Clearly, Deacon Cameron was extremely concerned about his status in the community and what his neighbors thought; he conveniently chose to forget Proverbs 23:22: Listen to your father who gave you life and do not despise your mother when she is old. ________________________________________ Digital oils from an original photograph shot August 7, 2009.
February 26, 2013: An amazing thing happened today - I have been announced as one of the five finalists for a Shorty Award in Art. The Shorty Awards are given to the producers of the best of online social media in a variety of categories and I am honored to be in the running.
August 2, 2012: I am honored to have been showcased in Official Feature Online Entertainment New Magazine in the article "Connecticut’s Artist Expressionist: RC deWinter" highlighting my work in the arts. My thanks to the editors and staff. You can read it here: http://bit.ly/N6z4Yl
May 1, 2012: I am proud and also humbled to have several poems and paintings prominently featured in the First Anniversary Issue of Pink Panther Magazine. See my work on pp 52-57: http://bit.ly/KoMryO Purchase this beautifully produced magazine of women's art and writing here: http://bit.ly/In88Eg Thanks and bright blessings to the marvellous editors of Pink Panther for this extraordinary validation of my work.
April 6, 2012: Thanks to editor/writer Dominic Richardson at ARTbracket for this article on me and my work. http://bit.ly/HrZmDd
January 21, 2012: I am honored to have two of my poems, imprecation and WomanRoots, published in the latest issue of Pink Panther Magazine. The magazine can be purchased here: http://bit.ly/yUcPOM
My October 2011 solo show at the Arts of Tolland Gallery in Connecticut was a great success. I am greatly honored to be the first digital artist invited to exhibit there. My thanks to the Board for all their help before, during and after the 5-week show.
April 29, 2011: I am proud to announce that ABC has licensed four more of my works for use as set decoration on the TV show Desperate Housewives.
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