How to Spell Forgiveness

How do you spell forgiveness? Do you take each letter by hand, and look at how it is formed, looking at it’s origin, wondering how in heaven’s name you can possibly put those letters together? How do you spell forgiveness? It seems that forgiveness is … Continue readingHow to Spell Forgiveness

On crocheted sweaters and self love

I finished things sweater that I’ve been working on for so what felt like an eternity. Living a creative life is often filled with abandoned projects, and art supplies you’d long forgotten about. But in finishing something, especially something knitted or crocheted, there is a … Continue readingOn crocheted sweaters and self love

Did you leave a blessing or a scar?

“ each day live as if your life is a blessing. At night ask yourself, did you leave a scar or did you leave a blessing?” An elderly woman told me this at my day job while admiring my mermaid earrings which I gave to … Continue readingDid you leave a blessing or a scar?

An unfamiliar good

In the uncertainty of life lies the reality that life is but a mystery. There are always going to be people who will disappoint you. It’s like a game some play. In the uncertainty, know that you will be okay. Often we shy away from … Continue readingAn unfamiliar good

Mini Art Journal

So I’ve made another mini art journal. I’ve been having loads of fun making tiny art journals, it is fun to distract the mind from all your troubles and just focus on art for a bit. I’ve been quite troubled lately, and it seems that … Continue readingMini Art Journal

Life, interupted

I am often unsure what my next step should be, until I actually take it randomly without much thought. What’s funny is that I do actually prefer to plan out my movements. Life does not always work out that way, though. We have this funny … Continue readingLife, interupted

On Perseverance, and a New Video

Recently I while on a job interview, I was asked the question, “What is your best quality?” This of course is meant to be a sort of testy kind of question that employers ask to find out what your values are, and what you hold … Continue readingOn Perseverance, and a New Video

Saying Hello to Autumn

It’s finally fall. The leaves are changing colors, the air is brisk and cold, and it is finally the time of year when drinking five cups of coffee is justified, because of the cold weather.   My cat Ozzy is being a bit of a … Continue readingSaying Hello to Autumn

For the Friday through Monday Morning Mothers

It was a regular sort of day in New Jersey, just another hot summer day in August. I was not feeling happy and joyful, but then I never really did. My children were away with their father, and being the sort of mother that I … Continue readingFor the Friday through Monday Morning Mothers

Silver Platters and moving on

Becoming a parent means forever changing your focus in life. It means that your perspective in life will change, and you will view the world differently. If you are an active person in your child’s life, it means that the reason you wake in the … Continue readingSilver Platters and moving on