Nice drawing. Very much so. ^_^ (and something makes me want to say zen gardens are sand, not water...>< The top feather is bleeding into the backround, I imagine it would be slightly darker on the edge.
You and me both. _._ But hey, here's some motivation-you have no reason to rush, for you have no flaws to hide. Just set it aside until you can flow with the tide. (lookey lookey, I rhymed! *smacks self w/ stick*)