Thanksgiving

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Thank you, Muses past and present, for your illumination and imagination. Thank you, guest posters, for your contributions and creativity....

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Final Mosaics

We are all having a hard time summing up what our community and readers mean to us.  One last, beautiful...

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MUSE ALUMNI: A FINAL NOD

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Community is what gave birth to the original Mortal Muses blog in 2010 - many of us had been exploring our...

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A Time To Reflect

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I can’t believe this day is here. It’s time for my final goodbye to Mortal Muses. The post snuck up...

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Forever Musing

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musing [myoo-zing] – verb (used with object) 1.       to comment thoughtfully or ruminate upon. 2.      to write for Mortal Muses I don’t think I will...

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A sweet goodbye

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“Parting is such sweet sorrow that I shall say goodnight till it be morrow.” ― William Shakespeare As I wonder...

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Moving On

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The first time my husband came to America, he funded his flight ticket in part by selling his beloved old...

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Thank you

As you certainly know, we are saying goodbye to Mortal Muses. Although I am new to the site I am...

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What I Learned

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When I received an email in my Flickr inbox asking me if I was interested in a position as a...

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Lifted Up

I had a feeling this post would be a bit difficult to write, but I had no idea how difficult until just now...

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in time

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Saying goodbye isn’t easy. It never really is. Especially here, in this space. Where so much creative inspiration happens. In...

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Muse Alumni : A Touch of Blue

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It’s been more than four years since my very first post on the original Mortal Muses site.  I was one...

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A New Path

As I prepare this final post I’ve been thinking back on my time as a muse. I joined just as...

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Always on a Journey

Back in 2012 I had recently gone through a major career change, from a researcher position to a job in...

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Farewell to this Season

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Sigh. A sigh of endings and a sigh of beginnings. It is both with a heavy heart that I say...

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Looking Forward

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 As I prepare this final post, I am digging through my archives of photos (oh, that unruly archive of mine)....

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Farewell to the Mortal Muses

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It is with great regret that we have decided to say farewell to Mortal Muses at the end of this...

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Things Change

Photography used to be my entire life. I ran a portrait business, I spent all my free time reading tutorials...

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Coming Home

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I’ve been gone for a while, three weeks in South Africa and another up at the lake. I went from...

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A space of our own

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I’ve been visiting this spot with my camera lately. I’m collaborating with another artist on an art installation project here....

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