Try and try again. No failure is failure unless you let it fail you. I spent an entire summer making one pair of shorts. That felt embarrassing. What kind of seamstress is that? Especially when we’ve got millions of people around the world pumping out garments by the minute. That’s for survival. That’s for your … Continue reading Dresden
The romanticized reality of traveling is so dependent on who you are with and what money you carry. You don't need to be with anyone or with any money to have that mystical experience that can be oh so real; though it is true it depends on how you utilize those assets that change the … Continue reading Solo Traveling Fears
I have found it alluring to try and balance the delicacy of lace within the rash decisions of our alligators thriving off of survival instincts. Alligators, so worthy of pride but not nearly as celebrated or respected as our dear rose; the perfect balance between delicacy and strength--innocence and power. As this can be an … Continue reading My Favorite Aesthetics: Lace, Roses, and Alligator Skin
Hosted at Lingnan University was the first TedxTalk of the academic year for 2017-18. After much deliberation and scheduling we were able to host the wonderful Rosi Ross, a social media guru, fashion expert, and media professional. In the weeks prior to the Tedx event I was able to get to know Rosi a bit … Continue reading Rosi Ross: The Social Media Boss
~Chronicles of Madrid~ Second time at the Féria and I still couldn't get it together to buy myself one of the beautiful dresses that the women wear. I simply adore them and crave to put one one..one made just for me. These dresses are custom-made and should do no one any good besides you and … Continue reading Féria de Córdoba Mayo 2017
Al llegar a Hamburgo, Alemania, me vi agraciado por la presencia de un alma hermosa. Asena corrió hacia mí mientras esperaba frente a la estación de autobuses, y fue la sensación más emocionante. Cada parte de estar allí se sentía bien - yo estaba listo para la aventura a través de la ciudad de mi … Continue reading Una Amiga Sincera: Asena Darling
~Chronicles of Madrid~ Eventually after some time of living in a new place a goal is to be as knowledgeable of the place as if a local. Personally, traveling is more enticing when mingling with locals, exploring the true language and food of the place, and being open to a life that isn't yours. It … Continue reading Siete Tetas: Sunset in Madrid
~Chronicles of Madrid~ The only question we need to be asking. The only path that will lead us to the destiny that can be so great. Always choose love over anything else. Love yourself, love your spouse, your family, the lady in the grocery store and the man behind the wheel. Love over anything and … Continue reading Would Love Do This?
It was a casual Saturday for most, but I woke with a creative intensity brewing in my mind. Thoughts stirring and designs swimming on the blank canvases insight. The yearn to delve into the better world of creative challenges were calling me. Before I could however, modern life called my name and reminded me that … Continue reading Fashion Photography – Faked it till, did I make it?