My name is Emily and I live in Portland, Maine, making jewelry, wandering on beaches, collecting rocks and reading books. I love sharing my interests and inspirations here on my blog.
As I mentioned in my last post, the Frozen Planet special last Sunday was full of awe inspiring creatures. in addition to the Sea Slugs, the Sea Gooseberries really grabbed my attention and imagination: I really enjoy seeing and learning … Continue reading
I watched Frozen Planet on Sunday and was mesmerized by every creature on it. I’m always extra excited about the ocean creatures, specifically strange deep sea oddities. There was only an all too brief (in my opinion) spot on sea … Continue reading
While internet shopping for christmas gifts for friends and loved ones, I managed to get sucked into the dress department at modcloth. Danger. Here are a few outfits I dreamed up for my favorite dresses: Dress for dinner party by … Continue reading
I was reading the National Geographic article on Cleopatra over lunch and am finding myself feeling a little obsessed. I was (naturally) really enchanted by the descriptions of the underwater excavations of Alexandria. I really love the attitude and demeanor … Continue reading
I had a dream about a week ago that has not ceased to haunt me. It seemed significant and related to my life at the moment, so I’ve been trying to work out some of the elements through drawing and … Continue reading
The current book I’m reading is called The Whale, and I’m really enjoying it. I’ve been learning so many new things and researching a variety of oceanic topics, so I thought I’d share some of it. I’m going out on … Continue reading