Prompt Time!

Time to get the Instagram prompts over to the blog! Check them out if you are in need of of a little spark to jumpstart your creativity. Let’s see how this goes! “How is it that everything changed when you came down?” #makeartmakehaste

Metaphor for the Obvious

Say it like it is Say it with words You hear on the street Unnecessary, ornate dressings Overwhelm the marrow Where the butterflies live You can drill a hole To eek the beauty bit by bit But a brute hammer is easier A hammer to shatter yourself To erupt in the tragic Our mundane bleedingContinue reading “Metaphor for the Obvious”

The open cave welcomes joy and everything else.

On a Friday full of freedom I sang behind the wheel The black days now behind me I look forward to the miles ahead And as the chorus left my lips and I waved at the sorrowful faces of my neighbors I rolled down the window to bathe in the careless dance of the windContinue reading “The open cave welcomes joy and everything else.”

My short podcast reaching its final form!

Hello Creatives, My schedule is still busy but I’m starting to find my groove. I started recording this version of my short podcast a few weeks ago but I figured it’s time I get it on the blog! It’s taken some time to find what works, but this will be a great experiment to pursue.Continue reading “My short podcast reaching its final form!”

91718: to the time I held the guitar for three days when you departed.

I wanted to know why the hands stopped yearning for the strings they were caked bumps and callous patterns not the right kind of progressions not the desired ones yet underneath the stuttering grip and the delicate-less fumble of the fretless here I set beyond the waking hours with the deepest of needs before sunriseContinue reading “91718: to the time I held the guitar for three days when you departed.”

Trying to do better.

I have been working on my photography, lugging my GH4 around, trying to work with the tools I already have. This was from a walk we took on 8/21/18, I’m so grateful for my family as they put up with me and the damn camera. More to come. Hi all, I am consolidating the content,Continue reading “Trying to do better.”

Back from hiatus: New Addendum Episode!

Dear WordPressers, Wow, it’s been months since I’ve been here. I missed it. I started a new job, so it turned the routine upside down for a short while. This whole staying creative while having a full time job and a small business is kinda difficult, but alas, the content is back! I’m so thrilled […]

Everything changes. And that’s ok.

Momentum swells and recedes at a moment’s notice. So much has changed in the last month that I’ve had to recalibrate my commitment to the blog and the Idlewind collective endeavors. Today I started a full time position working as an office assistant– It’s a really wonderful thing for my family and I, and youContinue reading “Everything changes. And that’s ok.”