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My Bio
Current Residence: seattle, wa
Favourite photographer: Nachtwey, HCB, Koudelka, Erwitt, Sally Mann, Zizola, Eugene Richards, Bruce Davidson, Salgado
Skin of choice: wet
Favourite cartoon character: peter griffin
Personal Quote: every since my house burned down i see the moon more clearly

Favourite Movies
WAR PHOTOGRAPHER, born into brothels, crash, baraka, mindwalk,
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
stephan micus, arve henriksen, trygve seim, jan garbarek
Favourite Writers
dorianne laux, mary oliver, naomi shihab nye, rumi, rilke
Tools of the Trade
light, camera, emotions..
Other Interests

Selling prints to get to Rainbow

Selling prints to get to Rainbow

this is kenny. he is one of the many homeless in downtown seattle. i saw him squatting one day with his sign asking for money and i went and squatted next to him. i told him my name was katia and he told me his name was kenny. i told him he was beautiful. i didn't lie. he is beautiful to me. he said no, i'm not. i said yes. he said no. i said well, i see beauty when i look at you. he said how could this be? i said it be. he smiled and his eyes twinkled. i'm not lying - they twinkled. i gave him some money and asked if i could take his photo, could i make a frame of his beautiful face? yes. and then we hugged and i kissed hi

portugal - here i come!!! +100K

portugal - here i come!!! +100K

i'm leaving for lisboa, portugal in two days!! :dance: i'll be there for 3 weeks, until september 15th.. i'm going to meet my very best friend in the world!!! it still feels like a dream.. anyone watching me from portugal? maybe we could have a coffee or a beer or a walk, sim? show me around a bit.. ;) for those interested, you can catch up with me more on my informal journal here: http://iamkatia.livejournal.com/ hope you're all well! Abraça... katia my best friend, flip. he's here too: http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/29243021/?qo=23&q=by%3Aiamkatia+sort%3Atime+-in%3Ascraps  and his amazing photography is here: http://www.ph

re: rainbow gathering..

re: rainbow gathering..

after my first gathering it was an enlightening experience - it was new it was unlike anything i'd ever encountered before but everything i'd ever hoped for. mindblowing. you take off your clothes, you take off your defenses, you take off everything you rely on to define yourself. and you trust.. co's you're home. from 'warriors of the rainbow, pt i' warriors of the rainbow, pt i - 10 mins. warriors of the rainbow, pt ii - 10 mins. warriors of the rainbow, pt iii - 5 mins. watch them. and later i'll tell you a lil bit about my trip. :) but only if you watch them!! haha ;9 :peace:

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pearwoodHobbyist Photographer
pearwoodHobbyist Photographer
KreepingSpawnProfessional Traditional Artist
ashigaruProfessional General Artist
I miss you. I hope no matter where you are, you're happy.

Happy Birthday, beautiful Katia. :)
KreepingSpawnProfessional Traditional Artist

Did you know you are birthday "twins" with ~YemaYema? ;)
CidieneStudent General Artist
Happy birtdhay miss! Full of new photo to catch!
ashigaruProfessional General Artist
It's been much too long, Katia. Happy Birthday, my dear beautiful friend. I hope that the world is treating you wonderful, and you are changing those things that need changing. :heart: