An embroidery for my portfolio class. The assignment was to illustrate a personal journey.
The quote in the sky is by Edvard Munch, “From my rotting body flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.”
Basically that’s where the imagery all started from for me.
Tombstone reads “Vi møtes igjen” which is Norwegian for “We meet again.”
I don’t want to write too much, so I’ll let the piece speak for itself.
S t u n n i n g.
This is one of the most beautiful and poetic artwork I’ve seen in a while (: …!
David LaChapelle (via imagesofperfection)
- - YESS! - -
Feelin’ short of breath again …couldn’t sleep right last night >.<.
Petite Meller by Michael Donovan for Ladygunn Magazine. Read the intimate interview written by Alex Gjerpen at Ladygunn
The whole composition in this shot is SO perfect it almost hypnotizes me.
I think one of the most frustrating aspects of my eating disorder is the fact that it makes me rely on the clock for when I’m “allowed” to eat. Even if I physically feel hungry, I will ignore my body and make myself wait until a certain time. I need to learn to trust and respect my body and the signals it gives me instead of neglecting its needs.
I can relate to this so, so, so much…! Definitely one of the ED behaviors that are still left for me to break…
- - I think I owe you all my sweet followers some detailed Recovery Update, so… I’ll be making one as soon as I can, I promise <3 - -
Just know that I am really not in a very good place right now… I am at my most confused… and kind of overwhelmed with the amount of energy this endless recovery process is dragging out of me.
X x x
It’s Exhausting resisting My ED, and it’s Exhausting giving Into it. Whatever happens, I Seem to be Very Tired.
E x h a u s t e d, actually.
(Gif credits: theworldofcinema)
Watching Philadelphia for, like, the 10th time… still cryin’ like it was the very first time ever :’(.
Your human body
Is not a jail cell,
Instead it’s a sunny
2pm garden with daisies
Thriving because of
— Alexa Evangelista, you deserve better. (via positiving)
You are too sweet!! I’m smiling ear to ear :) It is actually quite an honour to know that someone loves my work!!
I checked out some of your work and I can tell you have an eye for photography! I’m also super jealous that you live in Italy… I went there on a school trip a few years back and fell in love :)
I’m sending you the BIGGEST virtual hug!
Thank you again for making my week!
You guys have got to check out this girl’s blog :-]!! She’s such a talented photographer <3! Her work is so powerful and peculiar, shifting from fashion to portraiture and conceptual, not to mention her Mental Illness Awareness shots :).
I’m pretty sure she’s gonna come a long way in Photography (:!
— from Zen Shin Talks (via viage)