Do you have art that depicts you?...
Category: Self Image
I’m featured on Mike and the Gang’s blog!
On the whole, what's your experience been with bloggers?...
Video: Me in Connie DK Lane’s Linear Amplitude art installation
Yeah! My friend, artist Connie DK Lane, is having another show (here's an installation she did to honor lives lost to COVID-19 here, this was an earlier show -- and this is another I performed in). Please join us. Below are her official info and description... "Connie DK Lane’s work is born of her emigration… Continue reading Video: Me in Connie DK Lane’s Linear Amplitude art installation
Guest Post: 10 Harmless Things Said That Hurt by Uncustomary Housewife
I’m letting my heart spill out through my keyboard… metaphorically, of course, and I’m offering it all to you. Today, I’m going to talk about my mental health. This is something that I’ve worked to conceal for a long time, mostly because of the negative stigma attached to mental illness. I’m sharing for two main reasons; (1) to educate people, and (2) to show people like me that they are not alone.
For the record: I’m living with Bipolar Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder… In this post I’m sharing 10 “harmless things” that people have said to me that actually cause me a great deal of pain. I’m also sharing how they make me feel, and why, while giving you an inside look at my life.
So, these are the things I wish you wouldn’t say to me;
“You don’t look like you have a mental illness.”
More commonly stated as…
View original post 3,306 more words
No Single Word Have Spoken I This Day by Ana Daksina: Reblog
Listening requires attention and openness. Poet Ana Daksina reminds us how silence allows us to hear the beating of our own hearts…
** DEAR READERS, PLEASE NOTE ** I pay WordPress not to display advertising on my site. In the case of guest bloggers, if you click forward to their websites, be aware that I am neither directly associated with them, nor the ads there. ** ALSO ** When you see ‘amazing’ offers on the internet, rest assured that they are scams. For instance, of late I’ve encountered a quite slick one that purports that one has randomly won money from Google. Don’t allow yourself to be enticed into revealing information to strangers.
Today I spoken have no single word
Nor have one spoken by another heard
Today I listened to a sighing breeze
Wistfully stroke the branches of the trees
Perhaps for the first time I fully heard
The language in the singing of a bird
Mid lovely silence, oh, so quietly
My Muses whispered many dreams to me
Today no single word hath passed my lips
Came seven poems from my fingertips