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Thousand Word Friday–#bringbackourgirls

Thousand Word Friday--#bringbackourgirls

#bringbackourgirls

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Thousand Word Fridays: Peace be my Tailwind

Acrylic on Canvas (Digitally Modified)  - Jason Sierra (2011)

Acrylic on Canvas (Digitally Modified) – Jason Sierra (2011)

Being exposed to the native cultures of the Pacific Northwest was a humbling and transformative experience, drawing me into a rich visual vocabulary and tradition. The dove is a constant symbol in our house, a symbol of the peacework that my partner does and a sign of covenant and promise, the constant search for a peaceful and solid place to land. Seattle wasn’t quite it, so still we’re searching…

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Thousand Word Fridays: Flashes of Neon

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Photo by Jason Sierra (2014)

I wonder if the lilac-breasted roller knows how spectacular he looks, floating behind the Zebra, chasing flies. I wish I were  a butterfly or  a mantis shrimp; I’m sure there are colors there I’m missing between the pink-orange and neon blue, cocking his head to look more closely at me. Click click click.

(Pilanesburg, South Africa)

 

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Thousand Word Fridays: Til the flooding subside

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Photo by Jason Sierra (2014)

He stood,

and waited,

his back to me.

listening me into stillness

and waiting for the flooding to subside.

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Thousand Word Fridays: From Strength to Strength

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Jason Sierra (Pen and Ink, Watercolor, Digital, 2010)

Every possible mistake.

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Thousand Word Fridays: Face to Face with a Thin Place

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Jason Sierra (Digital Collage, February 2014)

The sound that thin places make

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Thousand Word Fridays: Fire on the Mountain

Jason Sierra (2014, Collage)

Jason Sierra (2014, Collage)

I see fire – Ed Sheeran

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For the love… (Happy Valentine’s Day)

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For the love that bound my mother’s heart to mine on the day I was born;

For the love that a calming voice wove in my father’s strong arms;

For the love that meant my brother didn’t leave me behind Continue reading

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Change your Cover Photo for the week leading up to Valentine’s Day

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Bless me as I go

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