weather is the earth’s emotions. she is obviously enraged. –sentient | salt | nayyirah waheed It’s the first day of autumn, but with a high temperature of 91°F here in Northern Alabama, one would think it’s midsummer. We have failed Mother Earth and I think she is angry. Let’s pray our leaders do the right … Continue reading Weather.

Can We Speak in Flowers? | #WordlessWednesday

can we speak in flowers. it will be much easier for me to understand. –other language ——————————————————– flower work is not easy. remaining soft in the fire takes time. nayyirah waheed, poems from salt. About the image: The pansies above were captured last spring during one of my photo walks. I gave the “flowers” (poems … Continue reading Can We Speak in Flowers? | #WordlessWednesday

Sunflower Field in Autumn

there is peaceful. there is wild. i am both at the same time. nayyirah waheed, “sum,” salt Today’s sunflower comes from my photographer friend Diane–midteacher on swap-bot. She continually inspires me with her beautifully crafted photos. For “Sunflower Field in Autumn” Diane tried a creation process she had just discovered.  For this project she: “gessoed” watercolor paper … Continue reading Sunflower Field in Autumn