Tag Archives: life

“Learning From A Family Of Suicide”

Fet Gede soon arrives and I’m thinking of all of my ancestors and people very dear to me that have passed on. My grandmother Emma, my puppies Emily and Chewy, I miss so many souls so much it hurts to have them … Continue reading

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“When Can I Wash My Head?”

A Lave Tet is a powerful, beautiful and beneficial part of Vodou that can enrich your life, your mind, body, and spirit. It heals and cleanses you, opens your connection to the lwa, I need to go and have my head … Continue reading

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“Singing For Alegba”

Originally posted on The Hermit's Journey:
Here is an easy song for Legba that anyone can learn, even if you don’t speak Kreyol. It’s pretty repetitive, so once you get it down it’s not difficult to remember. I sing…

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“Innocent Blood II”

      Abortion is a mature and touchy subject for many people, even some grown adults can’t stomach it. But its a reality and decision many women make everyday. After years of thinking I couldn’t have children and never being … Continue reading

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“Innocent Blood”

Sketching myself thinking of my unborn child, and knowing I made the right decision for the both of us. Now I must move forward and heal from this difficult time.

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“Stanotte, Love Magick”

Stanotte Is a beautiful word, It means “Tonight” In Italiano, la bella lingua! I used to teach myself Italian because I planned on running away to Italy and living there and falling in love. I’m still in America and haven’t gone … Continue reading

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“Saudade” By Evita Castine USC School of Film, And My Artwork!

I was honored and excited to have some of my artwork appear in the film “Saudade” by Director Evita Castine and Producer Wentao Wang. Evita is a dynamic and talented artist herself from the USC School of film!! Saudade recently screened at Norris … Continue reading

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“Alegba’s angel”

           Papa Alegba is the lwa that walks with me, and because of him I have a closer connection to god and the spirit world. He is my rock and my confidant. I used prismacolor woodless graphite pencil and oil … Continue reading

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“Petro’s Violin, Songs of Sheer Rage”

This is my original oil painting on canvas self-titled “Petro’s Violin” or “Songs  Of Sheer Rage.” The figures in the painting play their instruments with ferocity and fever pitch cadence! They play and dance from the golden fields, through the river, way up into the sky! Turning … Continue reading

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Ogoun Badagris

      Ogoun Badagris is another powerful spiritual aspect of Ogoun! All Ogouns are Ogoun!    He is the Lwa of war and battle,  you can call to Ogoun Badagris to clear your path in life of all obstacles and adversity! Ogoun loves to drink Rum and whiskey, give him mangoes too! … Continue reading

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