That Quote & A Hospital

The Gandhi quote, "Be the change you wish to see in the world."  Sometimes this quote feels like pressure— like right now— I’m painting several pieces for a chemotherapy treatment center.The change I wish to see in the chemotherapy world is for every patient to live. With hopes of painting images that will inspire and uplift… Continue reading That Quote & A Hospital

Kind Of Folding A Dream

Long before Marie Kondo was a thing, I visited the home of an artist friend, a big brother type who was far more successful than myself, someone who was “living the dream.”  His girlfriend and I wound up doing his laundry. We were folding T-shirts when my friend cruised through the laundry room, snatched the… Continue reading Kind Of Folding A Dream

Break Up Beginnings

I felt like the makings of a restraining order: pure, angry expression mixed with unbridled sadness— but I couldn’t bring myself to send an additional email entitled “You look like a big elf and about that testicle…” It would have violated my sense of self (and artistry) to send a false representation of my observations—… Continue reading Break Up Beginnings