want to be a successful artist?

want to be a successful artist? work hard and don't compare yourself to others, never settle, and become a "product", keep your ego in check, respect others opinion of your art ( be happy they stopped to see your "life on canvas"). be bold, be true, stay focused, and do not get discouraged, the money... Continue Reading →


I don’t want to blow up

Seems like most people are so occupied about blowing up and becoming huge that they forget about being in the moment. I don't want to blow up. When things blow up..... they disappear. I have found that I am happiest, when my fires are burning just hot enough to push the closest people around me... Continue Reading →


  Writers try to explain life. To kill the switch for a moment. They are not afraid to be in the dark,with only a flicker of light holding a single small thought with fragile care. This is where life is captured, and thoughts heal. I personally think that this is where grace resides, and a... Continue Reading →

follow up after the bad/good art show. ( Grateful)

Grateful for so many nice photos of the show.. this one of new friend and artist Raychel Tamron Lynn has me really happy.. this "shot"is the reason for all the hard work done by not only me but all my incredible friends that helped us pull it off.. "Happy Artist" More , I feel that... Continue Reading →

Thank you Dr. Martin Luther King!

thank you Dr. Martin Luther King!..Happy to have been born in the sixties, when you gave your energy and life to see needed changes in my world. It was amazing to experience and view as a child the images on TV from my small corner. Back then it was cool living to see my world... Continue Reading →

Every day

“Every day, think as you wake up, today I am fortunate to be alive, I have a precious human life, I am not going to waste it. I am going to use all my energies to develop myself, to expand my heart out to others; to achieve enlightenment for the benefit of all beings. I... Continue Reading →

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