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 […]

Treat Yourself

Treat Yourself

What would your week look like if you took a moment, an hour, or a day to love on yourself in some capacity? It’s great to spend time doting on our friends, families and significant others. It’s noble to pursue our passions and strive for excellence in our schools/workplace but […]

Rest + Recuperation

Rest + Recuperation

Things have been quiet at Miro The Brave for a few weeks and I’d like to explain why. It’s not that I didn’t have the inspiration or the tools to get things done.  I had a lot of things I could have written about. It wasn’t that I didn’t have […]

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 […]