“the fault in chasing paper”   Here I find myself at a bit of a crossroads. However, I put myself here and I put myself here on purpose this time. As you know or may not know “starving artist” is a common term and sometimes pretty accurate in describing how hard it is to make a living as an artist. I majored in photography quite a while ago. Graduation happened and real life came in with no hesitation and about as… Read more »

“a change from within” last night, i was fortunate to exhibit my work in the oceanside artwalk in oceanside,ca.  it was my first time showing in california and it was a wonderful night! i also want to thank everyone who came out to the artwalk! at the event i revealed two new pieces, this piece titled, “a change from within” being one of them. both pieces are very different but are along the same theme…MAKING CHANGES.  with my health issues and… Read more »

the journey series, robins spalding photography

“finding the light again” from the journey series the path gets steep, and hard to follow. its hard to breath and keep moving. she sees the light again but it is so far away and so high. she must keep going on but the weight of things makes her heavy. makes her slow down and each step is a struggle to continue. how easy it would be to lay down here and sleep forever. but time is still moving so… 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 »