Illustrated Breath

Inspire Your Heart

Art surrounds us even when we do not realize it. It is the music we listen to, the packaging on the products we buy, the painting hanging in the museum.

Macro photo of a bubble

Curiouser and Curiouser

Inspiration is fed by curiosity, for without curiosity innovation and inspiration would not occur.

Header for New Year 2019

New Year, Now What?

Here we are one week into a new year and I can already hear the clock ticking. Tick, tick, tick, at least that’s the sound that clocks use to make, now it has no sound at all. Time is a complete silence waiting for us to start the race, but if it is not making …

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The Art of Disappointment

Ahhhhhh.  Disappointment, the gum on the shoe of every artist.  Difficult to remove and a constant reminder of a step once taken.

The tearing apart of the USA and the attempts to keep it tied together before it unravels completely.

American Triage

Offensiveness seems to be the new normal and I do not want to be “normal.” 


False Truth

When long held beliefs turn out to be false there is a foundational shift that occurs. An earthquake of the conscience that makes one re-examine everything that they have been taught.

My interpretation of the Beatles song, "Hey Jude".

The Curse of Being Nice

In today’s world in order for a woman to achieve success the label “Too Nice” is the hemlock in her cup of caffeine each morning.


A Few Minutes More

Star Light, Star Bright


Seeing Things Differently

“…the truly wise person is color-blind.” ~ Albert Schweitzer


Speak No Evil, Draw No Evil

When does being considerate of others become censorship of self?