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Baraka- Blessing


Counting my blessings today.

inspiration · quotes · sketch



No storm can last forever. It will never rain 365 days consecutively. Keep in mind that trouble comes to pass, not to stay. Don’t worry! No storm, not even the one in your life, can last forever.

-Iyanla Vanzant

inspiration · sketch

Happy Anniversary to me!

To just doing it!

I am honestly amazed that I have been blogging for year today. At first the idea of sketching and posting regularly scared me. But with much encouragement from you my fellow bloggers, I have reached a very important milestone. To celebrate here are twelve of my favorite posts. Thank you for tuning in.


Shapes of Women: Traveller

Indulge in this brilliant collaborative series that is curated by the talented

Art, Integrated

BonsallesArt_SoulTraveller ‘Soul Traveller’ by Bonsalles Art

“I need to travel to keep from dying of boredom from my own internal monologue. I think that, generally, most of us have a total of about twenty thoughts. And we just scroll through those thoughts, over and over again, in varying order, all day every day. Maybe your twenty are much more interesting than this, but mine include: “I should call my mom.” “Am I any good at my job?” “Why do I still get neck acne?” “Why don’t I either call my mom or not call my mom but stop wasting energy on feeling guilty if I doesn’t call her?” Et cetera.

Now, if I don’t leave town, that’s it. Those are my thoughts. That’s what I’ve got to keep me warm at night. And [boy] does that get boring.

When you travel you’re forced to have new thoughts. “Is this alley safe?”…

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