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self portrait

battling physical and mental disability
takes it’s tole

the aftermath of blindly jumping into what one thought was love

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inspired by ‘oasis’ by tarja turunen

viewed 192 times on 7/28/2011

I am a self taught photographer and everything artist. For me this is meditation and medication!
I want to invade your mind or strike a cord in your heart with what I do. I do this for ME and those I love.

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  • Jaeda DeWalt
    Jaeda DeWaltover 3 years ago

    Looks like a beautifully graceful expression of a bleeding heart. i love the tonal range and texture of the reds. Stunning work, Heather!

  • awe, thanks ever so Jaeda!

    – Heather King

  • Farfarm
    Farfarmover 3 years ago

    OMG….the lips match amazingly !!!

  • thanks ever so farfarm

    – Heather King

  • charitygrace
    charitygraceover 3 years ago


  • thank you charitygrace

    – Heather King

  • Kaleidoking
    Kaleidokingover 3 years ago

    Wow this is great!

  • sweet of you, thanks kaleidoking

    – Heather King

  • strawberries
    strawberriesover 3 years ago

    this is such a gorgeous shot, i love the lighting, and that bleeding heart is wicked

  • awe, thank you ever so much my dear

    – Heather King

  • plasmatwin
    plasmatwinover 3 years ago

    i love the softness and how the heart is saturating your blouse. also the focus on the lips and heart is very pretty.

  • thanks ever so much bridgett!!!!!!

    – Heather King

  • vampvamp
    vampvampover 3 years ago

  • thank you my lovely

    – Heather King

    ROUBLE RUSTover 3 years ago

  • thank you my dear

    – Heather King

  • vampvamp
    vampvampover 3 years ago

    always loved this one….

  • thanks my dear girl

    – Heather King

  • Victoria limerick
    Victoria limerickover 3 years ago

    great work and concept

  • thanks so much victoria…it took my heart to actually be broken to come up with this idea…guess something good came out of that

    – Heather King

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