sew love blog: Hawaiian Heart: Meet Paula... →
sewloveco: This is the fourth post in a series where we introduce each of the 20 Sew Love Featured Artists in anticipation of our launch. Paula was born in Vitoria, Espirito Santo to Brazilian parents. She holds a Bachelors degree in Psychology with a focus on Child Development and Art…
Being drug free has less to do with addiction than it does with sanity.
He may not be much of a man in the world, but you have no idea how much of a man...
we all have baggage, but what distinguishes us from others is learning how to...– GDOS
a true artist does not need space to create art but rather art to create a space...– GDOS
True love will push you inside the tunnels you refused to enter. True love will push you to your knees and beg you to atop, this love will have you running to complacency and hiding yourself in fear because love will shake your feet until you are uncertain where you stand. You will not know if it is best to move on, move in, or move back. You will not know if the life you lived before that love...
It takes a strong arm to shut a heavy door, but it takes a strong heart to leave...– GDOS
It’s a pity that few people today know the beauty and gift of doing...– GDOS
A true friend doesn’t give answers to our problems, but instead they help...– GDOS
When life beats down and crushes your soul art is there to remind you that you...– (via tattoophrases)
There is something penetrating in the savoriness of the Love you’ve given me. It’s as if an acquired taste—like that of the hops in beer or the pungent flavor of blue cheese that you so adore. I am beginning to feel my appetite for you growing on me, as if I were the rooted Banyan and you the Monstera deliciosa, the creeping vine of the rainforest. The first nibbles I took...
I can accept failing, but I will not give up.
Paula Gasparini-Santos →
God’s church is found inside the heart.– GDOS
When we are fully open, we begin to realize that everybody has something to...– GDOS
Questions of Faith are not answered through reason—but rather through heart.– GDOS
True patience feels less like waiting, and more like forgiving.– GDOS
When we look back at our life, the only thing that stands in front of us is a...– GDOS
What an Optimist holds above all other Men, is His unending hope of being better...
Families Teach Love
There is nothing closer to the heart than my family for they are the reason I have such a power muscle beating and pumping inside of my chest. For family tests the limits of our love and always they find the eternal presence of that power. What is discovered is that like blood, there is no life without it. It is constantly rejuvenating itself, constantly changing which cells come in and which go...
For us humans, it is easy to lose courage and become courteous to our...
Why I Write:
Why do I write, if I know too well the path of such a vocation. What is life for a poet? What is a poet? Certainly I do not feel I live to such a calling everyday—not only because I have lost my practice of writing daily, but also because, though it may come to a surprise, not every time I write a poem do I experience the words as a poet. Thousands of men may, through education, find the words...