Last year I kept a written journal. I found it made me kind of melancholy, whereas drawing leaves me upbeat. This year I’m keeping a drawing journal, and I’m doing my best to keep writing out of it. Here are some of the entries so far

Enjoying my new compass

My friend told me she draws flowers, and that is all she wrote. I started guessing

The scientific-looking flower in the last drawing inspired a thank-you card

Drawing of the Herald building, done on a rare sunny morning

Drawing of the WWU dorms, where my girlfriend once lived