{8/52} “take to the sky” “I just want a little passion To hold me in the dark I know I’ve got some magic Buried deep in my heart, yeah But my priest says You ain’t saving no souls My father says You ain’t making any money My doctor says You just took it to the limit And here I stand With this sword in my hand You can say it one more time What you don’t like Let me hear… Read more »

{6/52} “when eating an elephant” i am not an artist who can take what others suggest and make an image. my work has to come from me for me to actually think and create it. i have had some ideas given to me but drawn total blanks trying to make it work. it’s frustrating as some of these ideas were amazing. recently however, a dear friend of mine spoke to me of a quote that she held onto through a… Read more »

{5/52} “the muse held aloft by the encouragement of others” en·cour·age  (n-kûrj, -kr-) tr.v. en·cour·aged, en·cour·ag·ing, en·cour·ag·es 1. To inspire with hope, courage, or confidence; hearten. 2. To give support to; foster 3. To stimulate; spur i am not the most self confident person. for whatever reason, i have only felt confident in myself when i am told by others that i am good. i know this is not a good thing. however, i wanted to take a moment and express how grateful i am for… Read more »

{3/52}”absence of faith” today’s post is a double hitter not only is this pic part of my 52 week project, but i am also using it for my “get in the pic” blog circle for this month. (for those not in the know, a blog circle is a group of photographers that photograph based on a theme and each links to someone in the group so when YOU the viewer clicks through the links you’ll eventually end up back here.)… Read more »

{1/52} “held by worry” with this image, i am starting a 52 week photo project. it will challenge me to become more creative and to actively create artwork every week. time and time again i put aside making art for “life”. how quickly i forget my life includes art. all of my art derives from thoughts, feelings, emotions, and all the chaos in my head. it is my way to get it out. it is almost like a therapy for me. well,… Read more »