Or: The journey of a thousand miles has to dang well start somewhere...
Not much to start with, but just posting this at all constitutes what the late Bob Ross would call "the bravery test." First two are just things around my workbench*, the third was sketched from illustrations in books **. General #2 pencil (with a bit of Ebony pencil.)
* - Generic sketching mannequin, dragon doorstop from Target, and a Neopets Scorchio plushie.
** - Atlas of Anatomy, by Taj Books; Figure Drawing for All Its Worth, by Andrew Loomis (from download)
Here goes... (Hope I'm doing the image attachments right...)