This is one of my favorite new year traditions. So I’ve done this for 2013, 2014, and 2015 on my tumblr. I hadn’t set specific reading goals for 2016, though I did meet my Goodreads challenge of reaching over twenty-seven books (re-reads weren’t counted). Looking … Continue reading that annual book list thing, 2016
It’s 30 minutes to midnight where I’m at. We’re on our dining table, sipping on calming tea with books and art supplies scattered around. I started making a quick watercolor sketch because this felt like the best way to spend the night – what with everything … Continue reading staying alive
2016 has been a year where I had to fight extra hard to carve out crevices where continuity and contentment could exist within the upheavals, worries, and changes taking place in the outsides and insides of my life. Every time I seemed to find my … Continue reading december-ing
“So many beginnings without end, have you found yourself attracting strays?” – from November’s Galactic Rabbit, written by Gala Mukomolova Lifting my head up from the paper I was reading from, holding the microphone like anchor, I felt something drop! out of me. Onto the floor. With … Continue reading voices and listening
On the night of the Hunter’s full moon, I dreamt that a moon was stuck on the left-side wall of my uterus. I dreamt it was the color of deep crimson, glowing the slow red of tinted lava lamps. Pulsating and heavy. In my sleep, a … Continue reading october
You are alone with the night and notebook, memories from the day freshly baking in the meat of your flesh. The woman in you hearing voices otherwise stifled by expectations. You turn up the volume of your own silence and your ears start ringing – … Continue reading Spoils: Of lilacs and voices of a Selfhood.
The role of curator should differ from that of an organizer. The act of working with artists, concepts, and spaces to make the art necessary for a purposeful show is an immersive process. Putting pictures on walls and inviting all the ‘right people’ to attend is … Continue reading on curating, so far