How I Turned Magazines Into An Art Project

It is easy for magazines to pile around the house, unread and unused. I collected some magazines around the house as well as ones I picked up at my local libraries. If you ever need to get your hands on some free magazines, libraries can be a nice place to turn to. I sorted through the pages of such magazines and cut out words, images, … Continue reading How I Turned Magazines Into An Art Project

Creative Writing Prompts Inspired By Zayn’s Discography

I was never a part of the One Direction craze, but when the group disbanded and Zayn pursued his own solo projects, I was interested. My favorite album of his is Icarus Falls. Why? The sound, vibes, and mature lyrics was 100% himself. He spoke from the heart and just might have placed himself in his most vulnerable position. It was obvious that with each … Continue reading Creative Writing Prompts Inspired By Zayn’s Discography

Creative Writing Prompts Inspired By Khalid’s Discography

I have my favorite singers who I can rely on to make my day better and brighter when I need it most. For me, Khalid has become one of those musicians. My constant repeating of his album American Teen and Free Spirit inspired this blog post. I took several of his hits and turned them into creative writing prompts for those who have been bitten … Continue reading Creative Writing Prompts Inspired By Khalid’s Discography

Paint Sample Poetry

Interior designers may make you believe that paint samples only hold a purpose of deciding what color to paint your home. Don’t be fooled and steered in a false direction. Paint samples can come in handy for other projects. For artists, they can be used in a collage or mosaic. For writers, the color and their names can be used to inspire poems. I visited … Continue reading Paint Sample Poetry

20 Days Of Index Card A Day

It is easy for artists and lovers of childhood to recall the clatter of colored pencil piles, hands diving for a particular color, and the scratching of points against paper. For this blog post, I grabbed a pack of colored pencils, white index cards, and cued up the Netflix original series, The Ranch. Over the course of twenty days, I participated in Index Card A … Continue reading 20 Days Of Index Card A Day

Mistakes Are Maroon

Mistakes. They are not pitch black like the darkest midnight. They are not vivid in red, either, like the most kissable of lips. Instead, mistakes are maroon. A mixture and blend of both colors, stirring together to create one of the most finest shades. It is because the dimness of black and the royalness of red that maroon is born. Mistakes dictate whether we give … Continue reading Mistakes Are Maroon

Innovative Ways To Describe Eye and Hair Color

Brown, blue, and green are colors commonly used to describe the shade of one’s eye. But in truth, eyes are more than just one of those solid shades. They are speckled or composed of a combination of color. The same goes for hair. In books, many times hair is strictly labeled as black, brown, blonde, and even red. However, hair is composed of more than … Continue reading Innovative Ways To Describe Eye and Hair Color

Poems To Inspire Song Writing

Song writing and inspiration go hand in hand. The written word is one way that can influence song writing. Poems about love can inspire love songs, while poetry that yearns for something can create music that also features a sense of loss and wishing. In this blog, I will feature a variety of classic poems that are perfect for song writing. Let the words inspire! … Continue reading Poems To Inspire Song Writing

The American Dream & Butterfly Wings: A Poem

  Dreams. Our mind explores them at night. A never ending galaxy. And creates them during daylight. Butterfly wings. Every butterfly has them. Pattern unique with each wing pump and flutter. Our dreams are equally as original and must be delicately handled. The Earth. A blanket or quilt of stitched land. People dotting the ground like polk-a-dots. America. The American Dream. Martin Luther King Jr.’s … Continue reading The American Dream & Butterfly Wings: A Poem