Feel free to take with credit; a comment makes me happy. :)
Credit for textures/Brushes:
amethystia100, contradictz, david_lucena, arisubox, astarte59, emoicon, masquerade_arts, neke, phlourish_icons, quebelly, starlit_designs, ohfreckle, theoicons, webgoddess, and (most of all) colorfilter, meleada, and Rainharbor/Bruno's Honeypot.
P.S. I'm wondering if some folks missed the Luzzu chapter (chapter 13) of Love Her and Despair in my posting flurry last week. I'm well and truly ensconced in dissertation note-taking now and expect chapters to come farther apart for a while.