1st- The TED talks are sweet. They have a theme called 'master storytellers,' and JJ Abrams delivers an awesome talk on the power of mystery and imagination in storytelling, using his own personal narrative.
My favorite quote from the talk: "Mystery - which might be more imporant than knowledge...."
2nd- From studio, today: After a quick warm up (drawing large), I decided to bust out the watercolors. I'm still trying to generate some ideas, though the overarching story is forming itself. At least, it makes sense in my head anyway. Here are a couple of doodles from the day (I forgot how much I like watercolor):