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Incognito No More

Incognito No More

This project was suggested by Maria. Instead of paraphrasing, I’ll just copy and paste what she had to say: Hi Julia! It’s wonderful to see an option for us right-brained types to explore the creativity that lupus can inspire in us. We are often so overwhelmed with the left-brained, techinical and structural things that managingContinue Reading

Collected Photographs in Video by Jules Sherred

Collected Photographs in Video by Jules Sherred

Once again, I‘ve decided to create a video using all of the pictures submitted to  the Lupus Awareness Virtual Art Gallery. This is for the Butterfly Kisses and Create A Video projects. To view other projects I worked on, click here.

Kevin Savino-Riker – Better Days

Kevin Savino-Riker – Better Days

  This song is written and performed by Kevin Savino-Riker as part of the Create a Song project. You can listen to the song above and read the lyrics below. To download this song for free, right click and save as. To view other projects submitted by Kevin, click here. BETTER DAYS The best thingContinue Reading

Silver Dreams by Heather Miller

Silver Dreams by Heather Miller

The above image entitled, “Silver Dreams”, was submitted by Heather Miller and for the Butterfly Kisses project. Here are Heather’s words about this image: It has only been this year that I have come to know anything about Lupus other than repeated references in the TV show House.  Learning about how devastating it is, hearingContinue Reading

Lupus Kite by Carson Upton and Kathryn Slater

Lupus Kite by Carson Upton and Kathryn Slater

The following was submitted by Carson Upton and Kathryn Slater for the Butterfly Kisses project. They wanted to build a kite, out of biodegradable materials, with the Lupus butterfly on it. The original plan also included flying it, unfortunately the weather did not cooperate. To view more submission by Carson, click here. Click the thumbnailsContinue Reading

Raising Awareness. An Essay by Stephanie

Raising Awareness. An Essay by Stephanie

The following essay was submitted by Stephanie as part of the Share Your Story project. To view other projects submitted by Stephanie, click here. I don’t have lupus, and have never met anyone face-to-face “IRL” who does. But since learning about the disease, I’ve begun to take awareness of it very personally. I don’t knowContinue Reading

Butterfly Kisses by Ermelinda Cortes

Butterfly Kisses by Ermelinda Cortes

Below you will find pictures of embroidered butterflies on pillowcases submitted by Ermelinda Cortes for the Butterfly Kisses project. Ermelinda is donating these pillowcases to a Lupus organization in her area, where they will be given to a Lupus patient. Click the thumbnails to view images in full.

My Story With Having Lupus by Sandy Lavender

My Story With Having Lupus by Sandy Lavender

The following story was submitted by Sandy Lavender as part of the Share Your Story project. It Was Not My Precious 18 Year Old Daughter Ashley That Was of Supposed To Die, It’s Me I have Lupus I will never forget going to my Internal medicine doctor in June 2000 and telling her I feltContinue Reading

Butterfly Curtains and 1000 Paper Butterflies by JoAnn Abbott

Butterfly Curtains and 1000 Paper Butterflies by JoAnn Abbott

For the World Lupus Day 2010 update, JoAnn Abbott embarked on a pretty ambition set of projects. She suggested both the 1000 Paper Butterflies project and the Butterfly Curtains projects. She began creating these paper butterflies, which would later be turned into curtains in April. She was hoping to have them finished for the WorldContinue Reading

It’s Time (Lupus) – Joe ‘Covenant’ Lamb

It’s Time (Lupus) – Joe ‘Covenant’ Lamb

  This song is written and performed by Joe ‘Covenant’ Lamb and submitted as part of the Create a Song project. You can read the lyrics below and listen to the song above. If you are viewing this in an RSS reader, you’ll need to visit the site in order to listen. To download thisContinue Reading