Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

I’ve been feeling a little blue 🌊 This is my personal depiction of the disorder, based on my own experiences “PMDD is a condition similar to PMS that also happens in the week or two before your period starts as hormone levels begin to fall after ovulation. PMDD causes more severe symptoms than PMS, including severe…

Pride: Unity

Happy Pride Month lovelies! No matter where you fall on the gender and sexuality spectrums… you are beautiful and so is your love! 🏳️‍🌈 Bit of an ambiguous meaning with this piece. Could be lovers. Could be the support of an ally for gender and/or sexuality rights etc. Could be a representation of one of the…

Disjointed

Lately, I’ve been feeling that the various aspects of my life have become very disjointed. I want to draw, I want to do well in school, I want to be proactive with my charity, I want to spend time with Willow (my service dog), I want to be social… I think it’s mainly due to…

Who’s Niki de Saint Phalle?

After hours and hours of research upon her, I have discovered a new interest in Niki de Saint Phalle, an artist, film-maker, and writer all in one who constantly spoke her mind about the need for feminism and acceptance in our world. After almost 16 years since her death, she still remains a huge artist…

What Not to Say to an Artist (Please)

As an artist with an online art account, I have seen every type of comment or message you could think of. Most are genuine and kind, some rare ones are plainly rude, some are in a language I don’t understand, some are advertising their own pages, and some, the ones I dread the most, are…

Embodiment of What My Conditions Feel Like

My name is Emily! I live with multiple incurable illnesses + disabilities. For this particular piece I focused heavily on ehler Danlos Syndrome. Drawing is my whole life. I think finding your passions really helps to bring positivity and happiness throughout treatment/struggles of being ill. It also gives you a distraction from medical situations, for…

Meet Seigar via “Tales of a City II”

Seigar considers himself a traveler and an urban street photographer. His aim as an artist is to tell stories with his camera, to capture moments while trying to give them a new frame and perspective. Travelling is his inspiration. However, he tries to show more than mere postcards from his visits, creating a continuous conceptual…

Feminist Figure Ruth Bader Ginsberg

The list of accomplishments and strides Ruth Bader Ginsberg has made for women is seemingly endless. From her early college years, studying first in her class at Cornell and Harvard, to her progress as Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the US, she has pioneered her position as a woman in law. Sticking up…

“Women Are Powerful & Dangerous” -Audrey Lorde

Taking a moment to appreciate all of the beautiful, passionate, empathetic, and strong women in my life today and every day with the help of Audrey Lorde. Often we forget to appreciate the amazing women who make us who we are. Thank your lady friends! Wishing you all a humbled weekend. Find me on Instagram:…