Neurotic Owl

flying through clouds of uncertainty on wings of existential dread

Monthly Archives: July, 2015

THAT’S Murdercat!

If you don’t listen to WITs, but do share your life with one or more cats, this should still make perfect sense.  Oooh, one of the segments has been posted … Continue reading

July 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Tiny owls really shouldn’t adopt cats.

Because when my fourteen pound cat sleeps on my face, it’s not great, but when it’s Neurotic Owl’s teensy weensy face, it’s MUUUUURDERRRR.  About which, more tomorrow.

July 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Lizzie Bennett is awesome.

Well, almost universally acknowledged, since I know a few people who still don’t like Austen (M!!!!!).  NOT EVEN THE FILM VERSIONS.  I asked, because sometimes, when a book is a … Continue reading

July 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Zombie apocalypse! Except I didn’t actually draw any zombies.

This is both The Bloggess and K’s fault, because they shared one of those things where your zombie apocalypse team is decided by the last three things you watched.  Mine … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Mama just killed a witch! Put a wand up to her head, used some magic, now she’s dead.

I’m the worst at advertising, so if I haven’t mentioned it lately, these are available on t-shirts at and on other kinds of t-shirts and a bunch of other stuff at … Continue reading

July 27, 2015 · Leave a comment


I think you all know by now that I spent a lot of my life training to be a professional dancer, and that that did not pan out.  This isn’t … Continue reading

July 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Introducing Ivanya.

Some of you aren’t friends with me on Facebook (because we’re strangers IRL), and this is your reward, because this silliness will actually be new to you.  For the last … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

And then Pratchett again. Because I love Terry Pratchett, and I most especially love Susan Sto-Helit.

I love characters who dress in all black somewhat less, but for you, Susan?  Anything.  Even adding ‘rat skeletons’ to my Google search history, which is probably making for fascinating … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bertie Shakespeare Smith! And some fairies. And a cupcake.

So if you like YA even a tiny bit, or if you just like awesome books and don’t care about genre (yay!), you should read ‘Eyes Like Stars’, by Lisa … Continue reading

July 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Something old, something new. . .

Note to self – if you’re going to draw more white dresses with really faint detail, just go ahead and put a heavy line of colour around the edge before … Continue reading

July 20, 2015 · Leave a comment