hammock

ahhh… spent time in the hammock yesterdaytrying to rest my aching hand from overuse…and getting some of my tattered nerves to calm:)soon i will be living in this thing! that is, if i canfigure out how not to get eaten Read More …

gratitude

to make up for my crankiness last nighti am going to make a gratitude list: i am grateful for…1. bhagavan das and his version of the hanuman chalisa produced by the beastie boys. i sang it at the top of Read More …

yikes!

something about wearinglong underwearand crockswith socksis a bitunsettling to me.it’s almost june!if i weren’t so burnt outfrom teaching for almost 9 monthsi wouldn’t be this cranky about the weather,but come on…i heart sunshine…and i still have the songlittle darlin, it’s Read More …

have a sparkling day

i pass this sign on my way to work every single morning.sometimes i notice it and sometimes i don’t…but when i do it always makes me smile.when i don’t notice it, i know that i am starting off my morningin Read More …

freedom

more playing with encaustic with my 8th graders…we were painting abstract or images with wordsand they came up with that idea!this one was mine:) this painting was made by the 8th grade girlsand the boys added some images too…they auctioned Read More …

chanting and making art

the weekend started out with hanging with patty and will onfriday night after a very long week…and then off to ananda ashram to chant with valerie and krishna devithe ashram grounds were beautiful…and so was krishna devi’s voice today valerie Read More …

paisley stamps

i made these stamps last nighthope to use them for a new layerfor my upcoming series of paintingswatched a beautiful movie too –“7 pounds” with Will Smithtruly amazing…