Daisies and Dating – why I think I’m done

So, I made some new art: The daisy image is a lino cut that I made. I’ve been having a lot of fun with these linos lately, as you can see in my shop. I have a few items I’ve listed that I created from … Continue readingDaisies and Dating – why I think I’m done

The louder the cry, the more clear, the choice.

  Would you love me if I’m faded? Would you love me when I’m not new? If I tell you I’ve gotten ugly, face faded into old age, would you love me still? I am not a play thing. I am not a thing to … Continue readingThe louder the cry, the more clear, the choice.

Promises

All the world’s a stage, and I promise-I’ll remember my lines. All the world’s a playground of laughter and cultures and languages I’ve yet to learn, all the world’s this wonderous place, and I promise you tiny pieces of sacred chocolates here and there, scattered … Continue readingPromises

On Simply Being

I love nature. To me, nature is such a source of positive, pure energy and goodness. Nature is not malicious or evil, nor does it intend to hurt you or lie to you. It simply is there to nurture, and provide light energy. I went … Continue readingOn Simply Being

WIP Wednesday & Using Affirmations

Today’s WIP Wednesday post comes with a lesson.   This two page spread was fun. I created it by covering the page first with dictionary paper, It’s fun to paint over used paper. So this last page is one of intention. You’ve heard me mention … Continue readingWIP Wednesday & Using Affirmations

Our Day Trip to Duke Farms

This past weekend I went out to a wonderful place called Duke Farms, with my daughters. I packed up a lunch, and headed off to Hillsborough, NJ where Duke Farms is located. Duke Farms was owned by the Duke family, who at one point was … Continue readingOur Day Trip to Duke Farms

Advice for the newly single mom

A few years ago, the inevitable happened. I became a single mother. I say it to be inevitable because in my case, it was. I never thought I’d be a single mom. I never thought I’ve be in the situation that life put me in, … Continue readingAdvice for the newly single mom

Don’t call me sensitive

      I I am this: this Puerto Rican Dead head   I am this and so much more   This is who I am: I am loud mouthed nosed pierced strong opinions don’t fuck with me   I am this and so much … Continue readingDon’t call me sensitive

Going Up the Country

Recently I went with my girl scout brownie troop, to a day trip at Camp Lou Henry Hoover. My troop was filled with parents who weren’t ready to let their little girls go overnight, so our troop just went for the day. I had forgotten … Continue readingGoing Up the Country

Clean Up the Town

Outdoors. Nature. Breathing. Living. Nature creeps in. I notice it everywhere. There are ghosts of things. Ghosts of people and times long ago…. I noticed that door and wonder to myself: who walked in that door? Who taped it up? What lies behind it? I … Continue readingClean Up the Town