Shattered Reflections

Beauty from the Broken

What is beauty? Is there an answer to that question, or is it—as the saying goes—truly in the eye of the beholder? I think beauty is a lot like truth: relative, if you look at it a certain way. But when it all comes down to it not one of us can elude the reality …

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Jesus is quite the radical guy, if you haven’t noticed. As I’ve been reading the gospels lately, I’ve been seeing these stories in ways I haven’t really before. This time I’m trying to actually imagine Jesus saying those words and telling those parables packed with meaning, and heck—walking on those stormy waters. Because it’s nothing …

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I’m sitting in a room full of people Each one, lost A room full of little worlds that mean the world And who have come at great cost Just to know that the dreams they dream are worth something That there are other worlds out there beyond their own minds And souls who suffer equally …

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An artist is a person who feels deeply. Each piece that they produce is a part of themselves, an expression of discovery. We cannot separate our art from ourselves as the artist because it is in a sense an extension of ourselves. And yet we can separate our identity from the opinions thrown upon our …

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