These were some of the most difficult years of my life. I have been trying to take responsibility to change what I can and leave what I cannot. I’ve been trying to make myself strong enough to handle the storms that come. Strong enough, also, to handle the meaningless daily hardships, which at my most fragile, are […]
Last month Anthony Bourdain decided to leave us forever, and there was a response of affection and respect from around the entire globe. Because Anthony Bourdain was a man who truly touched lives around the world, above all because he took the time to see a people for who they are, in all aspects. He may […]
Ending inktober with a practically black and white watercolor. I am lighting a candle for some departed loved ones.
Trying to find my happy place. Remember I cannot control all the chaos around. So this year, I want more quiet moments, more tea time, more color.
My sister once pointed to a house, and told my mother, its color was happy.
A tour through my old Pacific Northwest! I would love to be home for a visit this week, and see the lovely and Joanna Newsom. I’m not sure if it is because I was introduced to her music when I lived in Portland, but her music to me is like a rainy morning, when you […]