time withers (but i will not break)they say time withers, but that we would never bend. now, i'm not so sure. friendship once forged in fire is growing weak at the base and arthritic at the joints. love cast in steel is now rusted and stained, dissolving at the mere sight of the sun. i trusted you. i did. i wore my heart on my sleeve and bled my tongue from my mouth just to show you the truth of the matter. i swallowed the guilt until it threatened to chew away at the strings holding me up; until i woke up screaming, my lungs giving out in protest as i writhed between cotton sheets, teeth biting the pillow to suppress the next anguished cry threatening to rip from my throat. i did this, for us, for the friendship, for the future we all saw sitting on magnolia porches.time withers (but i will not break) by thefireflyliberation
i was willing to take the thorn into my sides, take the blame upon my shoulders, hold the world between hands just to let this dream come true. but no longer. i am not this savage beast that you see when you look at me; i am not this weathered and dying tr
How long have you been on DeviantArt? -- 6 years
What does your username mean? -- it's a mashup of two names that have become important to me, but were already taken when i got here: "Alishka" and "Nix"
Describe yourself in three words. -- moody | random | passionate
Are you left or right handed? -- leftie!
What is your favourite type of art to create? -- the art kind? i like digital art, but i started out in traditional and have been getting more into it lately. i love fantasy art and anthro art...
If you could instantly master a different art style, what would it be? -- DRAGONS! and general high-fantasy epicness
What type of art do you tend to favourite the most? -- gods, i don't KNOW. whatever makes me feel strong feels
Who is your all-time favourite deviant artist? -- that's cheating and you know it. there are too many amazing people here
If you could meet anyone on DeviantArt in person, who would it be? -- see above answer
How has a fellow deviant impacted your life? -- i think that art really helps people connect and share emotions and stories, and sometimes one person's vent or ramble or just random expression can really help you understand yourself better and express things that maybe you can't yourself. it's definitely helped me get through some stuff.
What are your preferred tools to create art? -- pencils and paper, SAI and my intuos5 tablet
What is the most inspirational place for you to create art? -- ideally, i'd be out up in the mountains somewhere in alaska or something, but seeing as how i can't do that, i try to make my bedroom a wonderfully magical place >.>
What is your favourite DeviantArt memory? -- i don't want to mention any one thing here because i have a terrible memory and anything i say might not do justice to an amazing thing that i'm forgetting
just trying to enjoy art and make my way in life, i suppose. feel free to look through my gallery! ^_^ but please, no creepy/rude comments! respect me, my art, and my commissioners.|
"Provide one with the right medium, and they will create for you a masterpiece of untold glory"