Endometriosis: this category of my blog includes articles and videos which refer to my struggles with the disease endometriosis.
What does that word even mean?
I’ve always known that what I put in my face affects my whole body, but it wasn’t until this last year that I realized how much it does.
Though the good moments were really good, this year wasn’t my favorite for a lot of reasons. I’m looking forward to 2011 in a big way!
People are made up of all the moments that got them to the place they are at.
A lesson learned painting two portraits. Ce que j’ai appris en peignant deux portraits.
Because the more we know, the better off we all are.
It’s been almost a year now since a doctor sat me down and explained to me that I have endometriosis, and I’m still not certain I understand the diagnosis.
In this vlog, I talk about sympathetic magic not as a supernatural phenomenon, but as a concept that reveals what’s special about portraiture.
I thought I understood change when I did a series of “before” and “after” portraits in 2006 and 2007, but, recently, I’ve discovered just how little I knew.
A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about Artists’ Fellowship Inc and Change Inc helping me out with recent medical expenses. On Monday, the Haven Foundation awarded me a generous grant that completely pays off my bills.
I had heard that there are foundations which give money to artists experiencing financial difficulties, but, until I spent three days in the hospital last summer, I didn’t fully appreciate them.