• 2018

    Creating a New Whole

    I took a little break to focus on school and reevaluate.  I hit a wall, I was trying to do more than I was able to handle.  I thought it would be a couple of weeks, but it turned into an amazing three months.  Since returning to painting after a year and half, I realized that not only have my skills suffered, but I was no longer the same person that suddenly became unable to paint in 2016.  I felt lost and confused.  I could not just jump back into things.  The “style” in which I had been painting was no longer interesting me.  The goals I had set myself…

  • 2017

    Hello Again

    The best laid plans…..or so it goes.  Once upon a time, I had a dream, and lofty goals and great plans.  And then life turned upside down and nothing went as planned, and for awhile, everything turned to shit.  Right now I am not ready to go in to the thick of it, but it is getting better.  Slowly I can once again feel the ground beneath my feet and while I am slowly beginning to feel that yearning and longing for those dreams again, I am certainly no longer the Lori Lynn of March 2016.  Once upon a time I foolishly thought I had it figured out, and then…