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ABOUT Memorial Weekend

In grieving for my family and friends Happy Memorial Day weekend   I feel so much sadness, love, and empathy for the people of Brazil and my family living there during this new crisis. They must face the the pain of losing multitudes of people at one time, the hardships of needless deaths, and the … Continue reading

KEYNOTE Mother’s Day

I hope that you enjoyed your mother’s day   To all the mothers, stepmothers, grandmothers, great grandmothers, and God mothers who have raised and nurtured their children to become kind and loving human beings while the lives they have imagined have been to hard to take. And also thank you to all the mothers watching … Continue reading

Happy Easter

Hope the fog has lifted a little in everyone’s hearts this Easter and we can move from disaster and sadness to peace and optimism soon   I enjoy looking through old photographs like this one of me and my older my sister, Diana, at the capitol building in Salt Lake City when we celebrated Easter … Continue reading

ARTWORK Easter

Everyone have a safe healthy happy passover good friday and easter   We will be social distancing here and being mindful and tactful towards the crisis and owning our own space. In memory of those who have gone before us, ‘The Weeping Rose’ by Sherry M. Joiner  

Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day and Valentine’s Day weekend   Know that you are Loved! Valentine flowers,  Painting by Sherry M. Joiner

ABOUT Christmas

Wishing you a wonderful holiday   Joe and I are wishing you a very Merry Christmas, Feliz Natal, Feliz Novidade, Buon Natale and Happy Hanukkah. May you and yours have a peaceful, happy, prosperous, safe, and successful New Year.  

Holidays

Making gifts for my adopted granddaughters for Christmas   My paintings of a ‘Unicorn” and ‘Sea Turtles’ given to Kylie and Kayla for Christmas. Their favorites. By Sherry M. Joiner.

Memorial Day

Memorial Day memories two brazilian sisters and a brazilian mother   My sister Diana who is a photographer, came up from Ashland, Oregon, to Portland to meet me for lunch at a local restaurant. She looks up to me as being her little sister, and I look up to her as being my redheaded Brazilian … Continue reading