Category Archive: Everything is better with mice

Mice Notes PSA: Vote

As a person who comes from a country where voting does not really matter, I would like to remind people how exciting it is when your vote means something (hopefully). For the states with primaries to come, here is my message.

Everything is better with mice: #32, postcards

I know that the day when people will start unfriending me for putting mice on anything I give them as presents is very close, but I can’t help it: for example, postcards are so much better with mice.

Everything is better with mice: #31, T-shirts

T-shirts are so much better with mice, especially if they are tango mice

Everything is better with mice: #30, Russian PowerPoint

I think I found my calling. My Russian Powerpoint presentation for a dear friend, Annah, who is an excellent poet and artist (check out her work here), went quite well.

Everything is better with mice: #29

When I think about how different artists would react to my micefication of their works, for some reason, I always imagine Andy Warhol being totally fine with it (although it would be ironic… Continue reading

Everything is better with mice: #28

With a delay, but better late than you know, because everything is better with mice, here is Millais’s “Ophelia” (1852), painted as a present for a dear friend.

Everything is better with mice: #27

Mouse Van Gogh? Why not?

Everything is better with mice: #26

After a one-week hiatus caused by the early onset of grading dementia, the fall of the starving artist continues with a commission for a dear friend: “A mouse with a pearl earring.” ‘Nuff said.

Everything is better with mice: #25

The fall of a starving artist starts strong with “A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of Grande Jatte” (1884) by Georges Seurat. It is not only an exercise in imagining what this painting… Continue reading

Everything is better with mice: #24

The summer of the starving artist is crowned with Jan van Eyck’s “The Arnolfini Portrait” (1434).