Author Archives: Katie Iles

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http://dailypost.wordpress.com/2013/12/01/prompt-tattoo/ The skin that I am in is my own For it is something that I could never loan It is the bark on my bones the shell on my back It is the canvas of life for the voice that I lack With pictures and art the story comes alive Of a tree that […]

Skin Within

The skin that I am in is my own For it is something that  I could never loan It is the bark on my bones the shell on my back It is the canvas of life for the voice that I lack With pictures and art the story comes alive Of a tree that stands […]

Something Fashionable

This week’s post is something fashionable. For my last post, I decided to use something that is very close to me to define what I find fashionable. This picture of a tattoo is not your traditional or conventional idea of “fashionable” but to me,  it is more than just an accessory of fashion. Many people […]

Artificial Manmade, Nature

“Imagine an eye unruled by man-made laws of perspective, an eye          unprejudiced by compositional logic, an eye which does not respond to the name of everything but which must know each object encountered in life            through an adventure of perception.” –(Stan Brakhage) animated eye : http://25.media.tumblr.com/3d2e9d087ff34dc4ff74cd578c16647b/tumblr_mvxeewBTmO1qi7t4go1_500.gif This […]

What is a genius?

This week’s blog is about defining the  word” genius”. To me, a genius is someone who goes above and beyond with ideas and thoughts. I believe a genius is someone who looks past their own knowledge and recognizes that there are endless possibilities for to an answer to one question. A person who realizes that a […]

Things that are Natural

“For me, trees have always been the most penetrating preachers. I revere them when they live in tribes and families, in forests and groves. And even more I revere them when they stand alone. They are like lonely persons. Not like hermits who have stolen away out of some weakness, but like great, solitary men, […]

Violence

This week’s theme is called something ugly. To me something ugly to me is the violence in this world. Violence spreads like a disease and infects the lives of everyone who is involved.  Whether it be violence in a relationship, violence in a physical fight, or even something as extreme as war, violence has lasting […]