love, truly.

Last night, as I watched Casablanca it got me thinking. Where has all the innocence gone? Time traveling to the 40s made me nostalgic, hungry for a time where purity reigned and magic still existed. Sure, it was also during the time of WWII, yet there was an unexplainable naivety amongst people, well so it…

Life is Life

©Nicoletta Today, we lost one of my favorite people in the world, Mrs. Clementa. The sky was even crying for her loss today. She was a power house, raising 9 children on her own and working multiple jobs never for herself but all for those children. She could even scare the devil away, that woman…

Time Flies

  I shook my head side to side Image after image flashing by in a split second without a blink of an eye it was tomorrow and then again today all happening yesterday a lapse of the mind all inevitably passing by without even stopping by to wave a final goodbye.   © Nicoletta  …

Is it really worth it?

Sometimes you think to yourself: Is it really worth it? All this control, the need to give yourself to the fullest. To make it. Make a name for yourself. All for what? For others opinions of you? Congratulations and thank yous. Is it really worth their words of praise? Or are you doing it all…

Be True, You.

  “I paint self-portraits because I am so often alone, because I am the person I know best.”  ~Magdalena Carmen Frida Kahlo y Calderón   The most powerful person you can be is yourself. But getting to know yourself and more important learning to LOVE yourself takes time and patience. As you fully appreciate who you…

Dream With Me 

Let me dream with you dear child Let me dream, A better tomorrow for you and me. And should you dream a better picture Paint it for me, So we can build a canvas together.   © Nicoletta   ~”Now is the time to make justice a reality for all of God’s children”- Martin Luther…

Taste of a Perfect Storm

My soul cried out remember, My mind pounding in thought The crashing waves Drew closer In time for a perfect storm. In the rolling waters I lost myself, Bit by bit a little more. And as the faintest light Touched the corner of my eye, I breathed a sigh of the ocean Into every part…