Please listen to the music

Friday, July 22, 2016

Change


is  always 

stirring

my surroundings.


Whether I'm renewing

a vintage piece

from this


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 to this


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or

shaping our humble house


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into a 




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transformation

has been one of the most


fascinating challenges

for me as 

a homeowner

artist

writer

photographer.


But 

before

the exterior 

of 

any home


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emerges

into a truer form of itself



has to happen

from 

the 



And the same 

goes 

for people.


Another revision 

of

Les Dames D'Abord

formally known as

Castles Crowns and Cottages

will 

soon morph into 

a truer form of its essence:

Me. 

My blog

will simply be called





"Gathering the Blackberry Winter" anita pelayo rivera


where I will continue


to


write


share inspiring music


and


post my

photography.



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If you haven't noticed


I've been on 


Instagram


for over a year

where my gallery

has become a collection 

of 

moments in light

until I get it 

right

for my long-intended

self-published book

of

poetry and photography.


My blogging style 

and 

content will carry on 

as usual

but 

my dreams and skills

are 

being renewed

day by day.


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Friday, July 8, 2016

Have you entered


into your garden?

I've found the way

 into mine.


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But there's a risk

in

making such a discovery:




you will be

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Over time

mundane acts
of
maintenance


repair
or 

failure to nurture nature


 all 


fall like dried petals


of 

doubt.
 *******

But we know how this story ends

 how

the fruit of our toil

eventually 

reaches the sun from tilled soil.









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Success is and always will about 

the willingness
to dig into nothingness
rejoice in small echos of wisdom
and 
learn that