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Capturing Abandon 12.20.14

Capturing Abandon 12.20.14

I find it fascinating, hypnotizing, absorbing – I find myself looking into the now of abandonment. These places, these buildings, cities, and people that are abandoned have more of a story than we can imagine.  A quiet and intense emotion evoking properties that modern civilization […]

Sustaining Creative Placemaking 12.18.14

Sustaining Creative Placemaking 12.18.14

Creative placement is defined by Artscape as: “an evolving field of practice that intentionally leverages the power of the arts, culture and creativity to serve a community’s interest while driving a broader agenda for change, growth and transformation in a way that also builds character […]

Morning Free Writing

Morning Free Writing

I am enjoying some morning free writing. If you look down into my deep leather purse, you will find various notebooks of different sizes. It’s always amusing when I empty my purse at an airport or when going to a concert – “Yes I know, […]

Tiny Reminders #1

Tiny Reminders #1

Think before you speak…before you complain, compare, judge, gossip or “share”… If you feel something halting you, whether it be in the pit of your stomach or back of your mind, re-evaluate your topic of conversation, as it may not be the best reflection of […]

Classic Home Décor

Classic Home Décor

Neutral base colors, with pops of gold, dried flowers and classic crystal pieces make me smile – especially when it’s sunny! I’ll be taking in the last few sunny days until Winter is officially here. I owe my joy of Waterford Crystal to mom #2 […]