Jennifer Esperanza Photography

Artist Richard Kurtz ~ Painting Made in Spain and Morocco

My travel and life partner, artist Richard Kurtz, has been working on a painting on fabric. He bought the fabric in a flea market in Oviedo, Spain. Richard has worked on it in the country in Andalucia, Spain in Chefchaouen, Morocco and in other places along the way on our over two month journey through Spain and […]

Artist Erin Currier • FROM TAOS TO LAOS • Blue Rain Gallery • Santa Fe, NM 2014

Art, Artist, Erin Currier, Jennifer Esperanza, painter, social justice, woman, Taos, Laos, NM, New Mexico < Jennifer Esperanza, Photography, Blue Rain, Art Gallery, Social Justice, Beauty, Truth, Love

“We are what we do, especially what we do to change who we are.” Erin Currier     “For the past decade and a half, the underlying theme of all of my work has been that which I have found to be true, time and again, in all of the countries I’ve traveled to: that […]

Now I am Dreaming ~ Dreaming 9/11~ By Jennifer Esperanza

Tattoo, Jennifer Esperanza

Now I am Dreaming Visions and Dreams Between The Veils Dreaming September 11th by Jennifer Esperanza A few weeks before September 11, 2001 I sat in my first Ayahuasca Ceremony. During this sacred experience I saw visions of what was to come in New York City. The morning of that fateful day I slept late, […]

My Sensual Photos of Trainer & Fitness Model Carin van Olst with the Beloved Words of Rumi

woman, water, yellow, smile, sexy, blond

“You are a volume in the divine book A mirror to the power that created the universe Whatever you want, ask it of yourself Whatever you’re looking for can only be found Inside of you”  Rumi The Rubais of Rumi: Insane with Love  

My Poem Tears Of Venus

Tears of Venus burned and charred feet pound the surface that is turned to blackest ash they leave their traces everywhere guiding us tears of venus falling • wet the pulling of milk from my breast turns us round and round child flooded, I was drowning • you rode in on waves of pain I […]

Artist & Beauty Alexandra Eldridge

Alexandra Eldridge, paintings, Studio, animals, beautiful, woman, Art, Jennifer Esperanza

Artist Alexandra Eldridge “Art exists because the world is not perfect” I met Alexandra about 17 years ago in Santa Fe, New Mexico at a yard sale that she was having with our friend Jodie. I was so drawn to her, she was beautiful & dripping with style & kindness. I remember her big beautiful smile […]

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. […]

My Ex-husband’s Ex-girlfriend Tantrica Julianne Parkinson & Me

Green, Woman, trees, Tantrica, Julianne Parkinson, Jennifer Esperanza, NM, New Mexico, Santa Fe

“There is a light that shines beyond all things on earth, beyond us all, beyond the heavens, beyond the highest, the very highest heavens. This is the Light that shines in our heart.”   Chandogya Upanishad (circa 7 th to 8 th century B.C.E.) Sacred philosophical Hindu literature.    ~ I am good friends with […]

My Wild Heart & the Healing Words Of Don Miguel Ruiz

I fall in Love with Love or with the Longing to be in Love ~ after just a brief heartbreak from my last break up ~ inside my wild heart I am Remembering The Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz  It was a set up, my dream of Love started after my epic first kiss. I […]

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 […]