to make more happiness: repeat

something happened after my mom died: i couldn’t get words out. it felt strange and terrible. i was used to making words appear as readily as my lungs brought breath to my mouth. without words, it seemed i’d forgotten how to breathe. but i wasn’t dead. i hadn’t actually forgotten how to breathe. i had just forgotten how good it felt to take a deep belly breath in, to let it out, nice and slowly, and do it again and again and... Read More

last minute vday gifts!

and shop local for poetry art, prints, and more at Secession Art & Design, Succulence, Collector, and City Art.  Read More

buy prints (and other stuff)

hi. thanks for checking out these prints (which you may have seen on Rebelle Society). they’re available for purchase on Zazzle and at a few local brick and mortar stores. if you’re in the bay area pop into Secession Art & Design, Succulence, or Collector for prints, ink transfers, and a series of new work. i’ve also got a few pieces up at City Art. thanks so much for your interest in what i do! i’m glad you’re here. in... Read More

quiet thief of greatness

you’re cordially invited to go and see my latest work: now showing at collector gallery 2950 college ave, berkeley ARTIST RECEPTION friday december 14th 6-8pm* work will be showing until the end of december & i’ll be selling poetry on-demand in the store saturday december 22nd from 2-4pm *please note: i won’t actually be at the opening but you should be there anyway!* This series, titled “Quiet Thief of Greatness,”... Read More

art opening & book release!

it’s true, i have a book! come and get your copy of a limited edition run of 50, for sale friday feb. 3rd,                 at my art opening at secession art & design gallery. plus, all new work up on the walls. perfect valentine’s gifts! get your copy! click here. click here to rsvp. wine, snacks, great art, and good company. looking forward to seeing you there! silvi (book photo by amanda lane)  Read More