Raise Your Voice

We Demand - Parkland - Wynwood - MelanieinMiami © 2018 . All rights reserved.

Mural created by Up Art Studio, located at the corner of NW 23 Street and First Place in Wynwood, Miami, in honor of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting victim Joaquin “Guac” Oliver.  

Rain Lily

Rain Lily flower - MelanieinMiami © 2018 . All rights reserved.

Without rain, there is no life. Jerry Yang Rain Lily (Zephyranthes atamasca) is a small perennial bulb with delicate blossoms that blooms within a day or two after rain showers. I have a pot full on my balcony is downtown … Continue reading


Silhouette of a bird in a tree © 2018 . All rights reserved.

“Things are not quite so simple always as black and white.” ~~ Doris Lessing (This is not a black & white photograph)


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The NRP Sagres III visiting Museum Park in Downtown Miami “Without goals, and plans to reach them, you are like a ship that has set sail with no destination.” ~~ Fitzhugh Dodson


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Address plaque and front wall at La Brisa, 3551 Main Highway in Coconut Grove. La Brisa is a 7-acre estate on a 23 foot coral rock bluff overlooking Biscayne Bay. The land was originally deeded to Kirk Munroe, a children’s book … Continue reading


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Midtown Garden Center, 2600 NE 2 Avenue, Miami “Fresh herbs really belong anywhere you put them.” ~~ Alex Guarnaschelli