A Vast Array of My Favorite Captures

I have long been inspired by the beauty of this vast world we live in – including the people that willingly share of their cultures. Cultures that are just as amazing & rich as they are…I hope to capture much of this during my lifetime and will share in these delights with you on each…

Blowing Hot Air & Sculpting Liquid Crystals

Back in June of this year I purchased my first ever deal on Groupon, and I must say I’m glad I did. Because, it was a rewarding and fun experience had by all. And by all, I mean my mother and I. We woke up bright and early on the morning of December 10th, in…

The Politics of Educating Oneself

Random thoughts about what leads a person to bettering themselves… Over the years, I have received warm compliments from many of you in regards to my ability of organizing & utilizing the 26 shapes that we refer to as the alphabet in constructive ways. Well, my passion for isolating the right ‘word’ along with placing…

Requesting Funding for Graduate School

Hello All, Please visit the following link and donate if you can, many thanks❣ Paypal.me/JenniferTrotter I am aspiring to complete my graduate education in Italy all the while teaching; something that will allow for me to fulfill two of my many passions. As many of you know, I am passionate about life long learning as well as…

A Day Absorbing the Arts

During the month of May I treated myself to a special outing of sorts, and it was during this time that I relished in the sights and sounds of the art world… Thankfully, I was able to rest my eyes upon the magnificent splendor as showcased so acutely by the Seattle Art Museum  and as gifted…

Peaking Through Pixels of My Weekend

Like a lucky few, I was fortunate enough to enjoy a four day weekend and over the course of those bygone days I tried my best to make the most of it… I began by treating myself to a matinee viewing of The Bigger Splash at the Capital Mall Theatre and I must say, I feel…

Snow fell & Doves cried the day a Prince died…

By now, many of you have become horrifically aware of the fact that a truly gifted musical genius known by the world as Prince Rogers Nelson – departed yesterday, April 21. It seems as if in times like these, others are able to express what you so wanly wish you could, in precisely the exact…

Sunday Driving with a Purpose

So, it began when I had talked myself into attending the 19th Annual Ballon Festival  – which is held in the tiny tucked away town of Winthrop, in northern Washington…only 28 miles south of the Canadian border. Unbeknownst to me, my Saturday seemed to slip away quicker than a stranded hiker experiencing perilous conditions with no…

Celebrating Black History Month – Through the Eyes of Art

To my delight a dear friend of mine invited me out for a night on the town to what became a rather enriching evening in the emerald city…we began catching up over drinks and a few appetizers at Triumph Bar, which is perfectly located for those attending performances at the Seattle Center. After swapping stories about…