Art

summer child

summer child

Summer always seemed to last forever as a child. Long evenings roaming through my neighborhood. Dumping my bike in anyone’s yard just to play. Finishing books in days. Racing home past dusk. This poem takes me back to simpler times.

See Some City: Cactus Music

See Some City: Cactus Music

Music takes me to my happy place and even though I listen to most of it through Spotify I still enjoy physical copies of albums from time to time, especially the classics. So imagine my excitement when I stumbled upon Cactus Music – one of Houston’s oldest record stores. I was […]

strange fruit

strange fruit

Some times the meaning or theme of what I’ve created isn’t spelled out to me until I re-read or edit a time or two. “Strange Fruit” was written months ago and I read it for the first time in a few months and thought that the strange fruit is a […]

See Some City: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

See Some City: Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Houston is a lot of things, but boring it definitely is not. My husband and I quickly realized after moving here that there is always something to do and we love it! Even though our ventures into the heart of the city usually revolve around restaurants, Houston is much more than […]

Owning My Creative Process

Owning My Creative Process

As a creative, channeling inspiration into my work is important. Finding environments that are conducive to creating while keeping me focused is just as important. I’ve learned through trial and error over the years that each project sometimes calls for different environments. For instance, some of my favorite poems were […]