I AM THE WEAPON

I AM THE WEAPON

As a creative person I often find myself contemplating the humanities.  Liberal Arts such as psychology, sociology, philosophy, history, and of course, the visual arts are all topics of great interest to me.  Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the greater...
A Culture without ART is a Culture at WAR

A Culture without ART is a Culture at WAR

Back in college, my art history professor made us think about the difference between war and art. At the time he was lobbing up a discussion point on intentional destruction versus intentional creation, yet the thought process opened me up to further contemplation. ...
Mom Life

Mom Life

Have you ever felt triggered? Have you ever felt triggered, alone, and wondering why you’re triggered? Have you ever felt that no one recognizes, or potentially recognizes yet disregards your trigger warnings? Have you ever been triggered over 1,000 times a day?...
It’s a WILD Life

It’s a WILD Life

It doesn’t matter how domesticated your life is, you are secretly wild. You have a hidden weapon underneath your deeply sacred daily routine. This is often revealed the moment danger strikes and you are rocked down to your foundation. When you are reduced to only your...
There is No Such Thing as Indestructible Art

There is No Such Thing as Indestructible Art

Where I live there is a community event held every summer called Chalkfest. People from the area and even outside the state come to participate.  Each person or team gets a drawing space on the 400 Block, an area downtown that has been left open for concerts,...
FINISH IT

FINISH IT

There are times when you’ll start something and truly lose interest.  The passion is no longer there, or you are simply distracted by something else.  However, it is important to stay in the habit of finishing work. Lack of finished work can be indicative of a...