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Two Places At Once

My greatest first loves always start with music and cities. St. Lucia will always be New York for me.

I have an uncanny ability to photographically remember where I was, and what I was doing,  when certain songs were playing at specific moments in time. 820 more words


The 5 Books That Make My Heart Beat

I seem to always be the point person for book recommendations in my friend circle. Whether it’s friends wanting to know what I thought of my latest read, or family looking for an easy book to pick up on their next flight. 816 more words

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Long drafted feelings

I’m on the verge of crying…

I’m holding my tears now. ugh i hate this kind of situation. I want to go. I

the above opening lines were written on January *sighs* I always have stupid sad feelings in the first few days of new year. 725 more words


Distracted Abstract

Background for today’s art:

Mixed feelings, mainly sadness. The funeral was today. I’m usually very stoic, but surprised myself by the intensity of my emotions about the death of my niece. 150 more words

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Meet The Cats

In pretty much every blog post I’ll mention three things. My art, my husband, Greg, and my cats. They’re a huge part of my everyday life. 886 more words


Abstract 102316

I began with an earth-tone wash, using my transparent iron oxide pigments.  I tried ‘highlighting’ certain parts of the composition with a darker pigment. I should have used it a bit more sparingly. 50 more words

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Diets don’t work for long. No one wants to live a life of deprivation. Little lifestyle changes made the difference for me!

I’ve lost 20% of my body weight and have kept it off for 7 years! 737 more words

Review Of Steps