life


Of all the stories that need to be told

Okay, Facebook and Instagram, you took away one of my healthiest habits in the whole internet thing, which is writing about my journey. But, once more, I am trying to rescue it. It IS important enough to keep trying. Even if people in this world of instant gratification do not have a lot of patience for words, it is important to me. It is delightful and gratifying when I read what I wrote years back; it gives me perspective and hope and keeps me in track with my truth. It […]


and so it begins…

i know, a turn in the calendar doesn’t change much. my philosophy is that everyday is time for a change. or every hour. minute. we are changing every second, even when we do not realize. life is movement and progress, nothing is static. but i enjoy to add my hopes and wishes of a good year to the millions of similar thoughts that float around the planet ever December/January. we need positivity. and we need lots of them. i have been out of town since mid December and have not seen […]


cleaning off the spider webs 1

over two months and no updates? can’t believe it. i am still working on a new version for my website, when time permits. since the new site is powered by WordPress, i’ve been pondering if i should keep the blog here or migrate it to the website. i have been a Blogger user for years, and i am very fond of it, so the decision has been a little difficult. meanwhile, lots have happened. i have a new show up, at Vertigo Rising Gallery, here in Everett WA. the show […]


settled in, but not quite. 3

so, almost one month after having picked up the keys to my new place, i am still struggling to get things flowing the way they are supposed to. baby is still attending school in Seattle, which means i have to share my time between both cities during the whole month of May — and maybe early June. with all the studio set up in Everett, and only 3 days in the week available for painting, i don’t have other choice but continuing in a slow pace until getting definitely out […]


Just married. 6

my apologies for failing on posting the last Drawing-a-Day pieces (thanks for your comment, Jennifer!), but the last weeks has been really crazy hectic. reason: i am moving to another city, and i have nothing less than FOUR client’s projects in progress. the move, although planned for a while, happened a little fast and i could not predict that all the process would be so time consuming. for a person without a car, a 5 year old, and no baby sitter, things tend to be a little more complicated than usual. on […]