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August 28, 2017

Unraveling our inner demons before we can come fully into ourselves is the task set before many of us in this life. When I started this drawing several years ago, I had not yet unearthed the suppressed memories of trauma I was carrying. This was the first step I took in uncovering that mystery.

 This is the first piece that I created using a...

June 15, 2017

Something was missing. I had an amazing husband. I had just given birth to my third spectacular child, but I felt a hole that I couldn't quite look at. It had been there for a long time. I was barely aware of it.

One afternoon we were stopped at a stop light. My three and six year olds were chatting in the back. I was comforting the new baby in the middle seats...

June 7, 2017

Growing up, one of my parents was very vocal on the topic of the evils of religion, and the idea that there was "something out there that cares what happens to us" was completely ludicrous to him. The other's opinion was completely absent except for some vague longings for Catholicism. 

When I was about four, I was assaulted by my friend's father. I went to...

May 30, 2017

When horrible things happen, when there is blood and tears and terror, is forgiveness the right choice? Why forgive the monsters who did this to me or even God for letting it happen? We forgive because when we don't, that blood, those tears and that terror fester in our souls and become a monster within us. This beast is quiet most of the time, but it flares wh...

May 16, 2017

Finding who I am is a journey that I've been on for thirty years. My journey started when at seventeen I was held at gunpoint by a young man who was there to hurt the friend with whom I was staying. It was shocking and frightening, and though my friend and I both made it through the experience without being physically injured, a couple of days after, a dam brok...

May 15, 2017

When our ancestors suffered, when they pulled away from the Divine, when they were traumatized, it had an effect on the way their genes expressed, and those changes got passed down through generations. I see this in my work all the time. Most of us are reliving old patterns, patterns that we inherited from our parents and our parents parents and back through th...

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