On Listening to a Friend

Greet every morning with a smile, is what most people tell you when you inform them that you’ve not been in the most pleasant of moods. Think positively, they tell you. Things could be worst, they say. Well thanks, you think to yourself. Sure, it … Continue readingOn Listening to a Friend

The Lazarus Woman

I. I am the Lazarus woman. In the Bible, growing up in the Pentecostal church, I’d often hear about Lazarus. If you’re not familiar, Lazarus was a man who was ill. Jesus had been contacted by his family, them begging and pleading, please Jesus heal … Continue readingThe Lazarus Woman

Back to Reality

Looking into my creative process is a lot like looking into my head. I have many things going on at once. I really do prefer having a million different things floating around all at once, it sort of helps me think better. This is how … Continue readingBack to Reality

WIP Wednesday-What’s in my Art Journal

  It’s WIP Wednesday! Here’s a few things I’ve been working on these days:  

Peace comes from within

Recently I started working with the Akashic Records, and in doing so for myself, I came upon some much needed advice. I asked, Why is life a struggle? “Why must everything be so challenging? When will I finally rest? When will find peace? But peace…..it … Continue readingPeace comes from within

On questioning life, and drinking coffee

    Wrote this on my Facebook wall. Thought I’d share it with you. Wake up. Coffee. Sun rises. Think about all the responsibilities that I have weighted upon my shoulders. Squeeze in some time with the babies. Question life.

Earth Day at the Ocean

On Saturday, to celebrate Earth Day, I took my eldest with me to Sandy Hook, to help clean up the beach.   We had to bundle up, because Mother Nature seems to be quite moody these days, and as such, it was a very cold … Continue readingEarth Day at the Ocean

Love went flying

  Love went flying   From all the tired horses and migrant workers Love It went flying From the blistering sun From the Coney Island dancers From that first kiss on the boardwalk, love It went flying   And from the windy nights And the … Continue readingLove went flying

Inside the Artist’s Mind: Kathy Cano-Murillo

Recently, I had been chatting with my cousin about art, and he mentioned that there were things he truly wanted to ask artists. It got me to start this artist interview series, and the first in my series, is my dear friend Kathy Cano-Murillo. In … Continue readingInside the Artist’s Mind: Kathy Cano-Murillo