god’s love aka inspired ideas

Posted by on Jun 21, 2015 in artwork |

I love beauty and feeling good and this image combines these two. In a moment of truly feeling excited for and about life, it started out as pretty swirls and flowers (flowers make me happy) and it kept growing. Then I was inspired to add a woman and the final touch of the dandelion pollen -aka wish flowers- came by mistake which was a truly meant-to-be mistake. And the title came afterwards, it described the process of making this piece....

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Identity

Posted by on Jun 20, 2015 in musings |

I am so much more than what the eye sees. Yes. I do identify with being Black. a woman. an African-American. an artist. a native New Yorker. a dancer. a mother. a wife. a photographer. a daughter. a sister. a friend. Yes. My identity is important. Yes. I identify myself by the roles I play and what and who and where attracts me. But I am careful not to stop there. It doesn’t stop here. My identity is not a wall. It is not a box. It is not...

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The Fire Burns

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in musings | 4 comments

I feel excited! Eager for what’s coming. I can smell it and almost taste it but certainly most of all I can FEEL it. Change is coming. BIG change! I don’t know how, I just know it IS. My fire has been lit or rather, fed…. for I am the Hearth Keeper of my inner world, my sanctuary. I have done a very good job of keeping my fire going even when it dwindle, even when there was barely a glow. This fire has been tended with Love,...

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