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Twenty Seven Years

At 11:21 — I turn 27. As I get older, I remember how far we have come. I still say we, Annie. Heartbreaks, struggles, friendships, life, travels near and far, bad choices, saying the wrong things, regret, joy, love, emotion, … Continue reading

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Art in Hand – 10 iPhone Photos to Blow your mind

These are all taken on my way into work every morning. With my…iphone! It’s not about the gear you have, it’s about the vision, the light, and how you frame everything. That goes for these photos, too! http://www.AbbieSophia.com Which is … Continue reading

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The Wounded Healer

This artist, Jackie Pykon, a fellow classmate as well — has embodied what my work means to me in this painting. We are wounded healers. We are like two trees, growing….and when we work together and intertwine, we strike gold. … Continue reading

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I can relate! Keep it to yourself…

Sometimes, it’s important to relate to people. “Hey — you tore your ACL? Me too! This is what to expect….” “Hey — you are in the same class I took last year? Here’s how I dealt with it…” But the … Continue reading

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Leaving the Darkness of Grief

“I did not deny G-d’s existence but I doubted His absolute justice.” – Elie Wiesel, Night Grief comes in many forms. Breakups, death, ending of jobs, friendships… You do not have to believe in G-d for this quote to resonate. You can … Continue reading

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Grief is Like Blood.

Grief is to loss, what bleeding is to a wound. The bleeding allows the wound and the pain to rid itself of harmful things, like bacteria and germs. If it didn’t expel this bad blood, it may immobilize the person. … Continue reading

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In the Face of Death.

The nature of my work involves many different things. One I have been particularly working with is what to say, what to do, and how to be when others around you are sick. When someone is ill, has died or is … Continue reading

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Short and Sweet

I try to keep things short and sweet. There is so much to say but the art of getting the message across is one to master. Too many photos at once can take away from the good ones. The great ones. Abbie

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End of Life

Remember “Remember me when I am gone away, Gone far away into the silent land; When you can no more hold me by the hand, Nor I half turn to go, yet turning stay. Remember me when no more day … Continue reading

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Caregiving for a Loved One – Don’t forget your self.

As a caregiver, you put yourself second. It is of the utmost importance to remember that if you don’t care for yourself first and formost, you will not be able to care for your loved one. Try getting a manicure, … Continue reading

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