Capturing your Creative Ideas

A cliché with many meanings, for me: Get your creative juices flowing. As a writer or artist, where do you find your creative spark? I rarely find it just sitting behind my computer or camera. I need to get up, move around, observe, experience. For me, there has to be some sort of connection, a …

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Into the Storm

Flakes flutter in the evening sky ones, tens, then quickly thousands, millions, uncountable swirling, spinning wipers useless non existent then tendrils of snow snake across the highway rippling waves dancing mezmorising as they rise up to meet those in flight blinding us. Hiding barely in sight the black F150 truck we have been following for …

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Finding Inspiration

Where do you find inspiration? When creating on a daily basis, finding that spark, that idea to begin writing about  can be challenging during a routine, seemingly bland week . Sometimes the thoughts, the feelings flow quickly from brain to fingers.  Other days, I search, wait for that inspiration.  That kernel or starting piece often …

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Still Lifes by the Sea

These still life scenes were created by the beauty of the warm Puerto Rican ocean currents, the salt, the sun, the moon, the animals and plants that inhabit the coastal waters, tiny sand grains and unwieldy shells, sadly forgotten garbage.   These lovely displays were tossed at my feet, waiting to be captured on my …

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