My last year+ in New York has been eventful, to say the least. Some might say challenging. Others have said it was a bitch. Being arrested and seeing my friends arrested for exercising our first amendment rights with Occupy Wall Street - not being...―
Outside Trinity Church on Occupy's first anniversary 09.17.12 ∙ Nearly every day, people ask me where the idea for iTOMB came from and I tell them it began as an activist platform for me at Occupy Wall Street (OWS) in New York in 2011. Above ...―
The original iTOMB 10.06.11 Zuccotti Park, NYC ∙ Wall Street Journal ∙ From activist statement to interactive family experience, months have passed since the NYPD ∙ surrounded me in Zuccotti Park and Union Square in 'iThink...―
I have been paying close attention to the OWS movemeent. Considering the so called Arab Spring or (Sharia Summer) as I like to call it, many have predicted this would come to America and it finally has. Violence has broken out on Oakland,...―
Dorothy Perkins / Zara / H&M / Alice & Olivia ∙ Ahhh...Spring is in almost over and summer is finally coming! You know how I can tell? It's 70 odd degrees out where I live. It's been so cold outside and I hate the cold! Yes, hate. I...―
1 October, 2012 Occupy Wall Street, Zuccotti Park, NYC ∙ In two separate instances this week all of the art that was to be exhibited on the 21st at Munch Gallery has been lost or stolen. I had entrusted the box to the care of a friend who ...―
This is what it felt like... Today I did a first for me, I did my first open water swim in the ocean, and I loved it. This was always a reason I said I did not want to do an Ironman where there was an ocean swim. I was afraid of swimming in the...―
The Occupy 1st Anniversary Poster color study. ∙ Leaving today and returning to New York on 5th July, I will be attending the first Occupy National Gathering in Philadelphia at Liberty Plaza for the 4th of July. I'm billing it The Woodstock ...―
As a way to document the painting work I've accomplished at Occupy Wall Street to date as well as to aid Homeland Security in surveilling that curious man in the box, I'm launching the I Think Outside My Box blog. Please take a gander in its...―
Perhaps I should've titled this piece 'The End of The Vanguard.' ∙ There is no end to political parties in government. There is however an end to the vanguard in the US. ∙ Occupy Wall Street was an ostensibly horizontal social...―
I feel that there are a few main issues raised by OWS. The first would be the role the government played in the economic collapse. Their role included not regulating the actions of economic actors or financial institutions, and bailing out the ...―
The sky's not falling ∙ yet, but it could ∙ As we settle down to yet another Occupied night at Union Square, mesh netting now covers the scaffolding used by Occupiers for shelter, placed there by building management to deny us our...―
I was way too excited about being a mother- for the first time. I was told many beautiful ...
Most people have experienced some level of acute pain in the lower back, shoulders, or ...
Last Thursday we had dinner at the Pancake Parlour, Andy & I. ∙ He ordered the ...