Sending hope prayers to all of my family and friends in Ashland Medford Eugene California Northwest Oregon and Washington To those that I hold dear to my heart and are in danger. The fire and wind season is frightful. I hope that my loved ones have a safe plan to get out when they … Continue reading
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Standing for civil rights and voters rights My photo in the midst of a pandemic
ABOUT Self Help
Made a mental health self help target that people at home can do while the protest continues I hope that the peaceful protest for George Floyd’s life and death and the death of our citizens of color help to eliminate the prejudice in the United States. I hope for better days. This morning I … Continue reading
My RHS high school graduation photo Caregiver and Certified Nurse’s Aide for twenty years
ARTWORK Sea Turtles
Living with schizoaffective bipolar disorder type and ptsd during this crisis sometimes I wish I was a sea turtle swimming on the ocean floor Sea Turtles by Sherry M Joiner
If you are stuck inside today put on a pair of shorts and a summer blouse do push ups lift weights dance to the music listen to meditation tapes and call or email your therapist or doctor if you need to. Stay well and take precautions if you are sick, keep a pain diary … Continue reading
ARTWORK Awareness Week
Mental Health awareness week is October six through October twelve For awareness of my condition Schizoaffective Disorder, I dug down deep into my roots and painted a picture of Brazilian flowers blooming in a garden. Sanity comes from my art.
ABOUT Sisterly Love
Painting called Rio Samba Rose by Sherry M Joiner Took the honor of presenting my Rio Samba Rose painting that I did to my half sister Shauna to decorate her house. Painting below.
Happy seventieth birthday to the class of sixty seven Throwing a Roseburg High School class reunion 70th birthday party on the 20th with my wonderful high school friend, Alice Savage Gardner. I can’t wait to see everyone and find out what they have been up to. I am so excited. We are going to … Continue reading
ABOUT NAMI Walks
Yesterday I volunteered at the Nami Clackamas table and walked for mental health at the Nami Walks The event took place Sunday May 19th at the Vera Katz Esplanade in Portland, Oregon. It was fun seeing good friends, old and new, and for such a great cause. I admire my Executive Director Michele Veenker’s … Continue reading