By Amy Li April 15, 2015 Does a cancer journey create a Chapter One in my life? Maybe. I lost my dad to lung cancer. From the day I broke down at work, hearing the word “cancer” over the phone until we lost him, it was less than 3 months. “Cancer” is such a scary […]
By George Fang Expression is a very primal instinct for humans. We all possess it in some form or other. All of us feel something every day, be it an emotion or some form of inspiration. It engulfs us whole at the moment and can stay with us for minutes, hours, days, months, or even […]
Ebony Iman Dallas
Ebony Iman Dallas is an award-winning artist, writer and founder of Afrikanation Artists Organization. Through art, she combines rich and fiery hues with whimsical forms to bring the spirit and energy of her subjects to life. Her artwork primarily addresses social, political and cultural issues. With a focus on authenticity and progress, her artwork takes form organically where each line determines the shape and direction of the next.
Since the time she was very small, Deann Acton realized that not only did art feel good…
it also allowed her a way to express feelings and experiences that she often didn’t have
words for. It made perfect sense that after receiving her bachelor’s degree in Fine Art
from the University of Texas, that she would go back to school to receive her Master in
Art Therapy from Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont, California.
Signs of Life
by Amy Li
The signs of life,
Go, Left, Right, Split, Stop,
Windy Road, Uphill, Detour, End.
When you were little,
all you saw was a “Go” sign:
just keep walking, walking, and walking
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The Cancer Box
by Amy Li
Inside the cancer box, it was the gray zone, how you saw it was in your heart, you could either see the light coming through the edge of the box, or you could just be completely in the dark.
No one and nobody could really tell you how well you were gonna do, and whether you gonna survive. A good oncologist would always tell you, you would be fine because they knew the power of the human mind and strength, and they also didn’t want to scare you.
by Amy Li
November 6, 2013
Letting go is a process,
when the shock is over and the pain
starts to overwhelm.
It is a decision in the mind
yet, a struggle in the heart.
Stage By Amy Li There are different stages of life: The stages of your professional life, The stages of your personal life. Whether you realize it or not, You are playing the character of your life On that stage There is the stage of performing arts Where you sing, dance, tell jokes, recite poems, sharing […]