Tag Archives: mothers and daughters

Warrior Princess, New Mask Painting in Process

I’ve been working on a new acrylic painting, Warrior Princess, inspired by a mask my daughter, Elya, made and a poem and post I wrote. Far from finished, this painting has truly been a delight, as I explored contrasts of black and … Continue reading

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Immeasurable Love

Have you ever loved someone so much that your heart hurts when you part? You know they need to be free and immeasurable love asks you to release them so your own pain does not hamper their joy. I took … Continue reading

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Paint My Life with Color by Elya Filler

Paint My Life with Color  is a themed collection of paintings that my daughter, Elya, assembled on Etsy. Elya admired the work of these artists and featured their paintings along with hers. Elya paints my life with color, and I wince every time … Continue reading

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Sad goodbyes haunt my memories Almost eight years spent traversing the earth I breathed in your scent and kissed soft cheeks when our arms entangled Pulling apart broke my heart into tiny pieces that blew away in the wind Never … Continue reading

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