Thought O’ The Day ☆ Blow Your Own Damn Mind

Thought O’ The Day ☆ Blow Your Own Damn Mind

Don't worry, it will all shine exponentially through you regardless.

Creativity: Cannabis Cleanse Diaries and Dab Video (18+)

Creativity: Cannabis Cleanse Diaries and Dab Video (18+)

Cannabis Cleanse Diaries: "Creativity" entry, by arthritic artist Kayla Arielle. Cannabis used as a medicinal and therapeutic tool can give the ability to create freely back to those gripped by depression, chronic pain, anxiety, and a myriad of other dis-eases. Reconnect to the beatific side of life. ♡

Art Highlights Summer 2016

Art Highlights Summer 2016

I have never felt as at peace as I have when I am using my tools of creation: my eyes, hands, the canvas, paint, brushes, pens, markers, pencils, cameras, editing apps, and my every day interactions come together to express my soul. I hope you enjoy these creations and glimpses into my life.

Cultivating a Career • From Disability to Self-Sustainability

Cultivating a Career • From Disability to Self-Sustainability

It's time to put in work towards our goals. Despite all obstacles, we can use what is around us to achieve personal success. For the first time since I started teaching myself to paint in 2010, I will be committing to painting in a 9-5 fashion. Who am I kidding though, I won't quite be stroking the canvas 8 hours a day, 5 days a week.....

10 Works of Women • Highlights of My Original Art & Photography

10 Works of Women • Highlights of My Original Art & Photography

A collection of my artistic works featuring females ❤

What Does It Mean To Be An Arthritic Artist?

What Does It Mean To Be An Arthritic Artist?

Article published in Vibrance Mag Nov. 2015 • 27-year-old arthritic artist shares inspiring lessons and humor from a life of chronic pain and creation obsession

The LaGuardia Report: Exploration of a Chronic Issue in American Drug Policy

Source: The LaGuardia Report: Exploration of a Chronic Issue in American Drug Policy

Ohio Is For Hard-Asses

Ohio Is For Hard-Asses

"Ohio never asked me to be anything sparkling. She never said I wasn't Good Enough or made me feel like I was trapped. She showed me her deepest, darkest soils. She pounded me with rains that flood my dreams to this day. Ohio gave me hills to wonder about until I scaled them, and rivers to believe were impermeable until I learned to cannon-ball through them. She cradled me in blazing sunsets and pushed me into the world with fires of faith. Ohio never asked me to be anything but as real as the trees that whispered to me from her surface."