Go figure. It's me. Complaining about guns in America. Like this is something new. So today I had to sit through an active shooter training at the elementary school I work at. Just the idea that someone could be filled with such hate as to harm one of our sweet kiddos breaks my heart. The… Continue reading Today, I sat through Active Shooter Training…
Today, I did something really brave. My word for 2019 is brave. One of the ways I have been trying to be brave is to follow my intuitions each and every time I have them. So today I did just that. I felt compelled to reach out to my dad and discuss all the things… Continue reading Talking to my Dad- a stepping stone to healing
As I was flying to England this past Christmas, I watched the short documentary Out of Many, One on Netflix. It is the story of US residents in their journey to American citizenship. Immigrants from Venezuela, Colombia, China and Mexico meeting to study for their citizenship test through the art and artifacts of the New… Continue reading Out of many, one.
I will claim that my friends are the greatest in the world! I'm sure most people would, but I am sure of it. I am so fucking blessed to have a collection of very best friends, or as I refer to them soul sisters, spread across the globe. I call them soul sisters because their… Continue reading Soul Sisters: A Love Letter
The addiction to videoing, photographing and live streaming is a straight up shun of the present moment. I spent years photographing every thing I did. Videoing every gig. Taking a photo of everything I ate. You know what I remember of those moments? Very little. I was so obsessed with taking the best photo, finding the best lighting or holding the best smile that I really missed out on the actual moment. I didn't realize that by focusing on that tiny screen I wasn't focusing on me, my friends and each glorious moment I was hellbent on capturing forever.