Welcome from Dakota

Welcome! I’m Dakota – writer, artist, mom, wife, lover of dogs, cats, geckos, sloths – well – all animals, really. Even slugs.  Much of my childhood was spent playing with a family of stuffed chimpanzees and dressing up pretending that I was one, too.  As an adult, I managed dressing as a human being, being responsible, holding down office jobs of varying responsibility and importance, even going to law school and passing the bar, but rarely did I get to utilize my creativity or artistic skills. Then, one day, Fluffy, the Sumatran rhino pictured above, insisted on...

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