Redefine Oneself

Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light.
Above all things reverence thyself.

photo by my soulmate Spiros Strogilis



Up until now, when meeting other people, I used to say I am graphic designer. Lately I just say that I work as a graphic designer. During our lives we tend to adopt different roles, what we do for a living does not define us completely. So I ask myself: do I want to be a photographer? I want to learn how to take good pictures -in technical terms- yes, but I want these pictures to show who I am.

I am a woman, I am a lover, I am a wife, I am a daughter, I am a sister, I am a friend. I am a reader, I am a good listener, I am not much of a talker. I am a human being, I am insecure and I am afraid of lots of things, but I am also optimistic. I am learning to respect myself so that I can respect others. I am full of wonder when thinking the life I have been given. I am lucky in so many ways and I tend to forget no to take anything for granted. I am curious about the big world out there and the obscure world inside me. I am trying to redefine myself through photography. With every picture I take, little pieces of me come to the surface. I am exposed.