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  • Quote of the Day – But that’s when… - But that’s when life starts gettin good, right? When it’s messy. ― Bethany Crandell, Summer on the Short Bus     To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Dream no small dreams… - Dream no small dreams, for they have no power to stir the souls of men. –Victor Hugo       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – It can’t be done… - “It can’t be done,” they told the caterpillar. “It can,” replied the butterfly. ― Matshona Dhliwayo     To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Life shrinks or expands… - Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. –Anais Nin       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped in an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded from Pixabay.
  • Quote of the Day – Small shifts… - Small shifts in your thinking, and small changes in your energy, can lead to massive alterations of your end result. ― Kevin Michel, Moving Through Parallel Worlds to Achieve Your Dreams         To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Dreams were always drawn… - 55. Dreams were always drawn to call her name and reality just could not learn to let her go. ― Robert M. Drake, Black Butterfly         To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save SaveSave
  • Quote of the Day – The end of the caterpillar… - The end of the caterpillar is the beginning of the butterfly. ― Matshona Dhliwayo       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – People truly engaged… - People truly engaged in life have messy houses. ― Ottessa Moshfegh,  Eileen        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – From rocks come gold… - From rocks come gold. From coal comes diamonds. From oysters come pearls. From caterpillars come butterflies. From adversity come the great. ― Matshona Dhliwayo          To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – We build too many… - We build too many walls and not enough bridges. –Isaac Newton          To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped in an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded from Pixabay.
  • Quote of the Day – We delight in the… - We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. –Maya Angelou       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – For years and years… - For years and years I struggled just to love my life. And then the butterfly rose, weightless, in the wind. “Don’t love your life too much,” it said, and vanished into the world. ― Mary Oliver,  Dream Work         To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. […]
  • Quote of the Day – Every dream is… - Every dream is a butterfly flying in the garden we call life in search of flowers of success and happiness. ― Debasish Mridha         To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – Try to be a rainbow… - Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud. –Maya Angelou       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – it’s not always rainbows… - It’s not always rainbows and butterflies. It’s compromise that moves us along. –Marooon 5         To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Life is the… - Life is the messy bits. ― Lise Friedman, Letters to Juliet       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – If the caterpillar… - If the caterpillar listened to his critics, he would never become a butterfly. ― Matshona Dhliwayo        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – So…are you… - So… are you also chasing butterflies? ― Natasha Tsakos       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped in an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded from Pixabay.
  • Quote of the Day – Whether we are… - Whether we are men dreaming we are butterflies or butterflies dreaming we are men, the one truth is that all life is an illusion. We are all wandering shades. ― Jenifer Mohammed, Resurrecting Cybele        To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – Why fit in… -   Why fit in when you were born to stand out? –Dr. Seuss       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – You can’t try to… - You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things. –-Ray Bradbury         To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – A messy house is… - A messy house is a must – it separates your true friends from other friends. Real friends are there to visit you not your house! –Jennifer Wilson        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Butterflies and zebras… - Butterflies and zebras, And moonbeams and fairy tales, That’s all she ever thinks about, Riding with the wind. –Jimi Hendrix          To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Your success lies in… - Your success lies in your ability to believe in yourself. ― Mayur Ramgir, Evolve Like a Butterfly: A Metamorphic Approach to Leadership       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped out an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded […]
  • Quote of the Day – The true alchemists… - The true alchemists do not change lead into gold; they change the world into words. –William H. Gass, A Temple of Texts        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – Success is not final… - Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. –Winston Churchill          To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – I’m happy… - I’m happy. Which often looks like crazy. –David Henry Hwang, M. Butterfly           To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Well, I must endure… - Well, I must endure the presence of a few caterpillars if I wish to become acquainted with the butterflies. –Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince         To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Human behavior is messy… -   Human behavior is messy and unpredictable and unconcerned with convenient symmetries. –Khaled Hosseini, And the Mountains Echoed        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – My soul has painted… - My soul has painted like the wings of butterflies, Fairy tales of yesterday will grow but never die, I can fly, my friends… –Freddie Mercury       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – A butterfly is a… - A butterfly is a caterpillar who never gave up on his dream to fly. ― Matshona Dhliwayo       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped out an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded from Pixabay.
  • Quote of the Day – The real risk is… - The real risk is doing nothing. –Denis Waitley          To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – If you can’t impress yourself… - If you can’t impress yourself, then no one else really matters. –Laurell K. Hamilton, Obsidian Butterfly   To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Just living is not enough… - “Just living is not enough,” said the butterfly, “one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” –Hans Christian Andersen, The Complete Fairy Tales         To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – And this mess is so big… -   And this mess is so big, And so deep and so tall, We cannot pick it up. There is no way at all! –Dr. Seuss, The Cat in the Hat         To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Literature and butterflies are… - Literature and butterflies are the two sweetest passions known to man. –Vladimir Nabokov       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – Courage is resistance to fear… - Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. –Mark Twain          To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – Butterflies are… - Butterflies are self-propelled flowers. –Robert A. Heinlein    To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – I only ask to be free… - I only ask to be free, the butterflies are free. –Charles Dickens        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped out an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded from Pixabay.
  • Quote of the Day – The truth is messy… - The truth is messy. It’s raw and uncomfortable. You can’t blame people for preferring lies. –Holly Black, Red Glove      To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – There is nothing in a… - There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly. –R. Buckminster Fuller        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – You always pass failure… - You always pass failure on your way to success. –Mickey Rooney         To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – We kill all the caterpillars… - We kill all the caterpillars, then complain there are no butterflies. –John Marsden, The Dead of Night   To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – Teach me how to fly… - Teach me how to fly, my beautiful butterfly. –Jay Bell, Something Like Summer        To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here. Please note that I swapped out an original photo I’ve taken for the image I downloaded from Pixabay.
  • 7 Butter-Flyday – Godspeed January - January Recap: January was a tough month again, obligation-wise. But, I’ve managed to get my Monday and Tuesday nights free from extra-curricular activities and the stress level on getting my writing done has been reduced to a low hum. My boyfriend, Greg Smith of Agile Writers, put on the 2nd Annual AWCon18. We had a […]
  • Quote of the Day – Love is a peaceful feeling… - Love is a peaceful feeling, like a flower hugging a butterfly. –Jarod Kintz, This Book Has No Title   To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Death is simple… -   Death is simple. Life is messy. Give me life, the more complicated the better. –Tom Robbins     To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • Quote of the Day – Your current situation… -   Your current situation is no indication of your ultimate potential. –Anthony Robbins          To see the inspiration behind the original digital art, please see the story here. Save
  • Quote of the Day – To be judged… - To be judged of what you were is just as unfair as a butterfly being judged while it was a caterpillar –Hlovate, Anthem       To see the inspiration behind this original digital art, please see the story here.
  • 7 Butter-Flyday – 2017 in Review - 2017 was by far the busiest year I’ve ever had. I have obligations almost every night of the week (either writing or dancing) and many creative projects that have kept me in a constant state of productivity. I can honestly say I’ve accomplished more in the past year than I have in the past five […]
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