Long gone are the days in which I'd idolize the suave British actor or the sweet, yet flawed teen heartthrob. I have come a long way. We all have. Relationships can be complicated and layered and I think media makes it very easy to ignore the harder parts. But I also think the joyful, deeply [...]
youth hormones formulate trials and experiments with love invested inwards feelings placed up reality kicks it back down heart and body reactions unseen forces gripped tight no straight paths only through and around Why d'ya have to be so cute? It's impossible to ignore you Must you make me laugh so much It's bad enough [...]
love is there.... despite the confusion despite the chaos.
I created this paint image the same night I made the "smooth colors" entry a post earlier. It's hard to imagine that 2018 is coming. Throughout this year, there have been strong, positive forces making important changes and with those waves, I think it's important that we all remember that love is our greatest power. [...]
I had potatoes baking in the oven and leftover basil pesto that needed using up. As the delicious carb-y dish takes its time heating, I listened to podcasts and tried to figure out what it is they wanted to tell me. Media's become kind of hard to digest lately. So while the podcast chattered, I [...]
Essence. Melts on skin. Absorbed like fabric Juice spilled, spreading. White rugs and red wine. Forever. Changed. Incomplete. "It's okay to not be okay." OK's definition differs Within each epoch, era, person. What is meaning?
Cooking used to be so intimidating for me. Early on, my mom would ask for my help in the kitchen with simple tasks like cracking eggs in a bowl and making scrambled eggs. I remember one of the first times I did it and pieces of eggshell fell in. She didn't look bothered at all. [...]
I wanted to make a digital scrapbook-type image. draft one draft two The above reads: We drove by these creatures of the earth. We saw green grass and blue skies. The trees and grass were of abundance. No longer did our car feel like we were in a sea of others. We were the minority. [...]
more like fall it seems, but the colors are so warm, so welcoming. so august.
when i was a child, my mom loved feeding us kids fruit. she'd slice up oranges, taught us to eat pineapples, showed that some fruit had seeds, some needed skins peeled. she gave us cherries in the summer. it was so delicious. i am so grateful for it all. the sweetness, the taste itself. it's [...]
Moonlit jazz singer closed eyes songs, Heartbreak tunes filter through cafes, Drunk haze of days into nights Do you listen to the things you say? maybe. how do I know?
Dream catchers of the sky, Grants wishes to hopeful hearts. Guiding lights to sailors on open seas. Dances in the twinkling eyes of lovers Signifies the natural world of wonder Escapes into the blanket of the midnight moon.
i think we all have the spring/summer weather in mind...at least i do!
hold onto your dreams no matter where you go no matter your age no matter who you become never let go Watching and reading so many motivating and inspiring pieces of work. Of creators who put their talent, time, artistic and intelligent ideas to use. To create a solid foundation for their dreams. There is [...]
created with Paint computer program to highlight my favorite, the middle one: