In-Between

In the in-between I stand. I am drawn into the depths of the past, where I was happy and content.The more I recede, the fainter the future appears. I regain my footing. Again I find myself in the in-between. The future is vast and unknown.Should I venture out of the safety of where I find…

Inspiration

I am participating in Tara Leaver’s #21daysinmyartworld challenge on Instagram. One of the prompts was where do you get your inspiration. I sort of struggled with that prompt. I don’t know where it comes from, participating in challenges, taking a course, Pinterest, other people’s creations, and sometimes it just pops in my head. I have…

Random Act of Kindness

A few months ago I participated in a postcard swap. I truly enjoyed creating the postcards AND of course receiving them. Love mail! It reminded me of when Richard was going through chemo I would leave affirmation cards throughout the hospital, on the park bench, or simply hand them out to patients. I had thought…

Do You Hear Me NOW?!

Clarity I have been asking for quite some time now what is my medicine. Today I had a little mini breakdown and surrendered to the Divine. The universe spoke!! I asked for a symbol and this is what I painted this morning. I see an eye quite a bit when I meditate. AND then what…

Believe in Yourself

A year ago I embarked on my Color of Woman Intentional Creativity teacher training.  It helped me through my first year as a widow, pouring myself into writings, the canvas, and holding space with my COW sisters.  In the middle or I should say toward the end of the training I moved.  The move consumed…