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27
NOV
2013
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BEING MARIE TOMEOKI – Blog Updates

Blog Updates: http://beingmariet.blogspot.ca/ For more videos, my youtube channel is: http://www.youtube.com/user/beingmariet
04
JUN
2013
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BeingMarieT Checking In

I have recently updated my Youtube channel page with a short channel trailer to explain what BeingMarieT is all about, so when you have a chance you may want to go take a look.  My channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/BeingMarieT My channel trailer:   Tomorrow I will be heading d
06
FEB
2013
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Perfectionism; A Double Edged Sword

As I sit here trying to redesign my logo a few thoughts about perfectionism came to mind. I know from experience the negative effects of striving for perfection.  I remember clearly the obsessive compulsive routines I had in place, the determination I had for achieving a certain numbe
03
FEB
2013
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Book Review – Ellen Forney: Marbles – Mania, Depression. Michelangelo & Me

Over the Christmas break, I managed to get some sun in the Dominican Republic, so I decided to take two books along for the trip: MARBLES – A Graphic Memoir by Ellen Forney; and SUICIDE, INDIVIDUAL and SOCIETY by Toyomasa Fuse, (which I will review later). I had many a funny sta
03
FEB
2013
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JR French Street Artist On: Using Art To Turn The World Inside Out

Inspired video by French Street Artist ‘JR’ on: Using art to turn the world inside out.
26
NOV
2012
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Sensation of Loosing Oneself in the Moment.

Have you ever experienced a moment in time where you lose all sense of time, of thought, of all that we are trying to conform; COMPLETE EXUBERANCE, FREEDOM, GALUMPHING ENERGY OF EXPRESSION THAT RADIATES I AM ALIVE!? Today I had these moments of pure “I am definitely IN my painti
09
OCT
2012
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人魚の歌: Ningyo no uta, MERMAID’S SONG

Alright, we’re get’n back to business here! Progression of piece MERMAID’S SONG, or NINGYO NO UTA (人魚の歌) as follows: The HUGE box that the paper I ordered from Paper Woman: http://www.papernado.com had a warning that said ‘beware of water damage’ in Japan
26
SEP
2012
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INTENTIONS vs PERCEPTIONS

INTENTIONS vs. PERCEPTIONS: challenging objectification of individuals in society. This week started off with a serious hack/spam that threw off my Yahoo Mail account, and as I was trying to fix this problem Yahoo Mail suggested I upgrade, I did and it wiped everything off of my accou
20
SEP
2012

Update: Project NIHON MUKASHIBANASHI / JAPANESE FABLES

Update: Project NIHON MUKASHIBANASHI/JAPANESE FABLES, Japan Mental Health/Illness/Stigma Awareness Movement Progression of piece MERMAID’S SONG, or NINGYO NO UTA (人魚の歌) as follows: Long time no UPDATE! I have not fallen off the face of the planet, I’m focusing my energy on
17
AUG
2012

Protecting Budding Ideas: Why I don’t share projects prematurely.

Gary and I on the balcony: in the next clip he says hello in his Bond-esque accent. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=P0Ee2YtqZzc We have been doing a little local traveling, these videos are another way to speak and share experiences with everyone. What have