Starting as a child growing up in San Diego, California I have always expressed myself in different creative ways in acting, singing, photography, crafting and painting. Somehow I lost that side of myself after graduating high school and moving to Dallas, Texas. My focus changed throughout the years and then onto having children.
There was always something in the back of my mind, a wanting for something more from life. After thirteen years and a divorce, I moved from Dallas. Driving four hours south to Houston in 2016, to be closer to direct family and to begin a new chapter with my two children. It was a few months later after moving to this other major city in Texas that I wanted to see the ocean. To feel that sense of security and freedom watching the waves similar to the ones I grew up with and to show my children how expansive the world can be.
Galveston and Surfside Beach, both situated on the Gulf of Mexico, soon called my attention. The fun events hosted by the local townspeople helped lift my spirit and create new family memories. The beach towns became our home away from the busy city life and rekindled creative passions that I had forgotten within myself for years. My childhood dream of living as an artist finally becoming a reality after so many years.
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