Finding and FOLLOWING MY Heart
For Three years now my life "motto" has been to REMAIN open in my HEART, easier said then done sometimes. I did NOT want to put a shield of ARMOR around my heart, I wanted to FEEL the emotions, allow them to wash over me, flow through me and not allow them to cause me to HARDEN my Heart. Tough after a broken heart, self protection is an instinct, (at least for me) PROTECT myself from Injury and HURT, what?? ARE YOU KIDDING? OPEN up AGAIN??? Risky, BIG ASK. AND I want to live with an open heart.
I had the ABSOLUTE PLEASURE of spending a day with Jane Kiskaddon learning to Paint My Heart....
Many metaphors... My painting was not smooth and soft, it was jacked and choppy, (like my attempt at having an open heart), I wanted a "path" that was open and light, welcoming, safe, gentle...
Lovely expereince to have a painting lesson, (if you buy an original Jane offers a FREE 1/2 day painting lesson), Lovely experience to gain insight into my process of attempting to keep my heart open through the attempt to paint.
This photo is what Jane painted for me. I will keep my painting as a reminder that I am a BEGINNER at learning to paint and keep my heart open. I am happy to be aware of the light at the end of the
5/9/2013 02:12:46 am
Darling Cheryle, You are the most open hearted and inclusive woman I know. Your search for love and acceptance is over in the eyes of that beautiful grandson of yours, I think. The blessing you have been to your mom & dad, all the family, and your clients and friends cannot be weighed in just words. You are a seeker, and an amazing woman, and I love you very much, Aunt Mildred
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Single FIFTY ONE year YOUNG female, Mother of 33 year old daughter, GRANDMOTHER to 3 year old Tanner John, 1 1/2 old GRANDAUGHTER Taylor Lee and LAST BUT NOT LEAST GREAT Aunt to 5 year old Jordan (I call him Buddah or Typhoon)