Jennifer Esperanza Photography

Woven in Love • Women in Ecuador & Santa Fe Unite in Kindness

La Mega Copoerativa Artesanal de los Saraguros Somewhere in the southern highlands of Ecuador a woman sits and quietly draws one strand of thread to loop directly over the thread above, rather than passing through a bead, the ‘usual’ way of bead weaving. She is duplicating a beautiful floral pattern that lives only in her head. Later she will present this […]

You Are A Divine Being

Divine, Divine Being, Sensual, Jennifer Esperanza, Woman, Flowers, Realms, Terence McKenna, Beauty, Love, Grace, Power, Love

“You are a divine being. You matter, you count. You come from realms of unimaginable power and light, and you will return to those realms.” ~ Terence McKenna

Jazz/House Vocalist ~ Cristianne Miranda ~ New to Santa Fe

Cristianne Miranda, Jazz Singer, House Singer, NM, LA, New Mexico, Los Angeles, Disco Ball, Jennifer Esperanza

Cristianne Miranda recently relocated to Santa Fe from Los Angeles    She is a SAG actress and jazz/house vocalist, she has opened up for Tony Bennet & performed with the late great Steve Allen. She can be found wowing the crowd 5 nights a week here in town at La Casa Sena Cantina in downtown […]

Ancient Skill • A Poem by Jennifer Esperanza

Ancient Skill  ~ My Poem Ancient Skill ~ Photo © Jennifer Esperanza ~ Ancient Skill dirt and this moment mix in circles. the children’s playthings release the gasses of their toxic history time is the race of a red spider across the floor we dance in dark and lustful spaces, expression is velvet pulled slowly across […]

Pressed Deep a poem by Jennifer Esperanza

  Pressed Deep Wrap me in silk brocade the color of forest mosses it’s patterns pressed deep with wild flowers gathered at the hips & falling in folds like theater curtains in dark & moist old movie theaters I can feel the costumes of a thousand actors brush against my neck & hit against my ankles. […]

May We Find The Grace Images of Beauty … Some In Rough Places

“To love. To be loved. To never forget your own insignificance. To never get used to the unspeakable violence and the vulgar disparity of life around you. To seek joy in the saddest places. To pursue beauty to its lair. To never simplify what is complicated or complicate what is simple. To respect strength, never […]