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Carmen Waterman

Lunar Eclipse

The opportunity to embrace the powerful energy of an Eclipse is an invitation to effect big change. During a lunar eclipse, the shadow of our world falls across the face of the Moon revealing hidden and buried feelings and urging them to rise up to the surface. It is a time to reflect on all of the tumultuous events that

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Carmen Waterman

Art and Healing

When life gets difficult, creating art seems to soothe my soul. To say that lately, I have struggled with all of the horrific and tragic events going on in the world would be an understatement. There is so much suffering everywhere. This year began with some serious personal challenges that alone created a very difficult beginning to 2020. Then the

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Carmen Waterman

What is Real?

When you struggle with depression, anxiety and many of the other mental health challenges things become bigger than life. Your senses seem to go into overdrive and it becomes difficult to see your way out of the place you are in. I created this image to represent the feeling of being overwhelmed, of waters rushing in and while there is

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Creative Breakouts

I have been creating digital artworks for more than 15 years. I’ve also for some time begun writing fantasy stories and yet never found the time to finish them. Life and other pursuits seem to have always gotten in the way. Now I am beginning to pull all of those together and hope to soon combine both my artwork and my

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Carmen Waterman

Healing Love and Light

So many people are struggling so I just wanted to share the energy of love and healing light. Lighting candles and connecting with the universal energy of healing is always part of my Reiki practise that fills the heart with hope. It is a cool and rainy day and I am so grateful to be inside, warm and able to

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On the Wings of a Dove

So here’s the thing… Sometimes you just have to realize that it is okay to admit that you are having a tough time with pain. I guess in all my growth and the pursuit of my dreams I have still been reluctant to share when things are just hard. Sometimes the pain takes it’s toll and after several days/weeks running

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Carmen Waterman

A Journey in Healing

It is long past time that I found my way back to writing and creating images that speak of what my heart and spirit is calling me towards. The recent past has seemingly had a tight hold on my time, my energy and my ability to be present. Life is always going to throw challenges our way and sometimes they

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Exciting New Ventures

Well this site which has not had any attention in forever is about to undergo a major change and update to bring it current with the next phase in providing services that I believe to be my true life’s work and calling.  Where do I start to fill in the gaps on a blog that has not been active in

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Carmen Waterman

Holding On

Exhausted and longing to find refuge in rest. I am awake and unable to sleep. Pain always seems to be my body’s response to stress. It is my early warning system that things are overwhelming. As if in the past my normal response would have been to stuff it all down and keep on going. Now beyond my control my

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