How and where Debra put closure on her grief.  TENDING TO MY WOUNDS, Coping with Grief One Square  at a Time is grief expressed through art. A personal journey through grief through varying images based on mood or emotion. Combined with snippets taken from the written expression of her grief this book shows how a self-directed task prompted a deeper reflection on life, loss, death. The written and visual expressions of Debra’s grief give another outlet for one to explore when one grieves, mourns, bereaves.    BUY NOW       2018 12th Annual Finalist -- thank you  National Indie Excellence  Awards for the recognition.

How and where Debra put closure on her grief. TENDING TO MY WOUNDS, Coping with Grief One Square at a Time is grief expressed through art. A personal journey through grief through varying images based on mood or emotion. Combined with snippets taken from the written expression of her grief this book shows how a self-directed task prompted a deeper reflection on life, loss, death. The written and visual expressions of Debra’s grief give another outlet for one to explore when one grieves, mourns, bereaves.  BUY NOW 

2018 12th Annual Finalist -- thank you National Indie Excellence Awards for the recognition.

 A companion to  TENDING TO MY WOUNDS, Coping with Grief One Square at a Time . The workbook instructs and guides one through the art process used in the book, an example of how healing through art can be beneficial as one paves the path to self-discovery, self-healing.   The Workbook, Healing Through Art  suggests a simple exercise that helps on to refocus during and after a loss. Like the  Workshop  randomly offered, the Workbook is a step-by-step guide, the workbook gets you started in creating your own square-a-day canvas with words to inspire and hopefully stimulate the creativity of your heart.    BUY NOW

A companion to TENDING TO MY WOUNDS, Coping with Grief One Square at a Time. The workbook instructs and guides one through the art process used in the book, an example of how healing through art can be beneficial as one paves the path to self-discovery, self-healing.

The Workbook, Healing Through Art suggests a simple exercise that helps on to refocus during and after a loss. Like the Workshop randomly offered, the Workbook is a step-by-step guide, the workbook gets you started in creating your own square-a-day canvas with words to inspire and hopefully stimulate the creativity of your heart.  BUY NOW

  Bare Bone Sketching  holds the collection of sketched faces using a very old stylus on a very old iPad.  Other then biding time there is no rhyme nor reason, no connection to the sketched images, the city listed or bio; just a continuation of the many roads Debra travels as she creates, whether written or visual.  Created for entertainment purposes only, nothing more, nothing less. Enjoy the silliness.   BUY NOW

Bare Bone Sketching holds the collection of sketched faces using a very old stylus on a very old iPad.

Other then biding time there is no rhyme nor reason, no connection to the sketched images, the city listed or bio; just a continuation of the many roads Debra travels as she creates, whether written or visual.

Created for entertainment purposes only, nothing more, nothing less. Enjoy the silliness. BUY NOW

 Taking a simple observation with reflective thought to random events of her day Debra creates Haiku, a form of traditional Japanese poetry consisting of three lines; five syllables in the first line, seven in the second line and five syllables in the third.  With life as her use,  Rest, Reflect, Renew DSW HAIKU  is Book One of documented Haiku, Debra's style and if nothing more provides a gratifying experience for Debra as she continues to be more mindful of life, of the words and those that surround her.    BUY NOW

Taking a simple observation with reflective thought to random events of her day Debra creates Haiku, a form of traditional Japanese poetry consisting of three lines; five syllables in the first line, seven in the second line and five syllables in the third.

With life as her use, Rest, Reflect, Renew DSW HAIKU is Book One of documented Haiku, Debra's style and if nothing more provides a gratifying experience for Debra as she continues to be more mindful of life, of the words and those that surround her.  BUY NOW


 The world is big with lots of people creating and sharing.  Not a professional in any particular subject though all that I am in touch with, allows me to meet and correspond with people that share the same or similar interests offering a peek into their life in thought or creativity. My life is touched in some way by those I meet and their insight - that is a blessing.   the JOURNAL    posts     are arbitrarily and unmethodically selected.   EAT  ▪︎ DRINK  ▪︎ CREATE  ▪︎ BE MERRY  shares a collection of recipes mingled among the written word, artful crafts or other areas that pique my interest or those that I have been asked to share.  May your journey through this site be a pleasant one.  What works for one may not work for another - what I share is either done so by request or a snippet of my day with the intent to also be useful, helpful or informative to those who glance through the pages.    VIEW POSTS

The world is big with lots of people creating and sharing.  Not a professional in any particular subject though all that I am in touch with, allows me to meet and correspond with people that share the same or similar interests offering a peek into their life in thought or creativity. My life is touched in some way by those I meet and their insight - that is a blessing.

the JOURNAL posts are arbitrarily and unmethodically selected.  EAT  ▪︎ DRINK  ▪︎ CREATE  ▪︎ BE MERRY shares a collection of recipes mingled among the written word, artful crafts or other areas that pique my interest or those that I have been asked to share.

May your journey through this site be a pleasant one.  What works for one may not work for another - what I share is either done so by request or a snippet of my day with the intent to also be useful, helpful or informative to those who glance through the pages.  VIEW POSTS