Tag: Miss Diva USofA

USofA nationals: Miss Diva USofA, Mister USofA MI, and Mister USofA MI Classic reflections, gratitude, thanks + love

  Last week i had the honor of judging 3 national USofA pageants: Miss Diva USofA, Mister USofA MI, and Mister USofA MI Classic.   Needless to say it was hard. Like really really hard.   The first thought that always crosses my mind whenever i’m asked to judge a pageant is, This is people’s art, these are people’s ideas,… Read more →

Being FOR the art – finding out what kind of artist you want to be.

One of my favorite things about being a creative is watching your work grow and evolve into what it wants to be as opposed to what you intended it to be.   It’s happen(ing) with this One blank Sunday series. OBS started as a “set my writing intention for the week,” but has morphed into a more intimate look at… Read more →

Reflections on a 20 year Wonderland: the end of my Miss Diva USofA reign

It’s been 4 days since i’ve returned from Wonderland. A Wonderland full of magical and mythical characters that over a decade ago existed only in my head. It’s surreal, bittersweet, gratifying and honestly . . . peaceful. Peaceful because i silenced all the naysayers – including the ones whose outposts were in my head. Peaceful because i know i’ve laid… Read more →

%d bloggers like this: