AfraidOf Change

It seems that most of my life I have heard “That is just the way things are.” Acceptance can be a good thing but when taken to the point that you must settle for less than what you deserve it then becomes unhealthy. It implies you are powerless and can do nothing about your situation.Continue reading “AfraidOf Change”

Tough Times & Blessings

Winter in Quartzsite, Arizona is vendor season. Every where you look in town there are vendors set up selling everything you can imagine: RV supplies, hardware, rummage sale items, jewelry, crystals, art, crafts and one artist/psychic medium (that would be me). The third Saturday of the month I vend at the Quartzsite Senior Center (ofContinue reading “Tough Times & Blessings”

Quiet Rebellion

Standing your ground, standing up what is right for you done must done a loving a manner. It’s about choice and personal sovereignity.

Please Don’t X Me Out

In our efforts to rid ourselves of racism, we are promoting it. We place more labels on people in these efforts which only creates more division. As long as we believe that oppression is an elevation in status then humanity will never ascend to the point that it should be. Yes, in this video IContinue reading “Please Don’t X Me Out”

Here We Are

In a video the other day my son mentioned my reaction as I walked into the “real world” at the age of 5. Upon walking into my kindergarten classroom on that first day of school back in 1969, I had a sense of “this is it? This is what I have to put up withContinue reading “Here We Are”

A Native Tribute

I have finally completed the piece I have been working on so painstakingly. I worked on this with great care, love and diligence regardless of what anyone may think. This painting means a lot to me because as I painted it I thought of a man I know…an Iriquois Native man who lived on theContinue reading “A Native Tribute”