Do you ever get so focused on your goals that you suddenly have no idea what you are looking at anymore?     You dream and hope and plan and then work hard, but sometimes you still end up careening right into your own viewfinder.  Face squished up, focus distorted.   What I need is perspective. The illusion of depth, created by a frame, the arrangement of shapes on a flat surface. Perspective is necessary. Otherwise there are only… Read more »

Happy Friday! After a long week filled with lists, goals, resolutions and changes, I am in need of something a little soothing. Because every now and then you just need something to calm you down, and maybe even make you smile. So for that, I offer you the obviously underrated, power of a Q-tip.   Have a happy, relaxing weekend!  

Not long ago I had a dream that really stuck with me. Usually my dreams slip away unnoticed, but not this one. In it, I was standing on a beach with my son (a much younger version of him). It was nighttime and the waves were numerous and way too big to consider a dip. Well, that and I am scared of the ocean. It’s more of a yin yang fear and fascination with the ocean (my mom blames Jaws)…. Read more »