Blog / The Abstract

  • Coffee Thoughts

    Written by: Morgan Blair, a wandering spirit and artistic mind.   The sound of coffee percolating in the morning has a strange effect on my imagination. It’s like the sound, smell, and idea of sipping the black liquid opens up my thoughts, or maybe it’s the fact that I have just gotten up and my […]
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  • Stress

    Written by: Morgan Blair, founder and creative director of Unpolished Journey Stress It’s like a ball of Christmas lights tangled in your esophagus.  The lights randomly turn on, it’s pretty, your throat is glowing with all the millions of tasks left undone. The knot keeps words from leaving your lips or sustenance from sliding down […]
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  • Silence

    Written by: Morgan, Founder and Creative Director Silence. It can be found in the noisiest of places. The deafening places where you don’t know if it’s the music or simply your mind exploding inside your head. Silence is a state of mind. It’s when all your thoughts, feelings, emotions, plans, and words somehow get sucked […]
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  • Staring at the Sidewalk

    Written by: Morgan Blair, founder and creative director of Unpolished Journey It’s cold outside. Everyone and their brother could agree with that. It hurts to breathe, like a million needles being stuck into the pores on my cheeks. I try holding my breath, but the air sends me into a whirlwind of dizzy thoughts and […]
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  • Spirituality

    Written by: Morgan Blair, Founder and Creative Director My heart felt dry, like someone had taken a sponge to the pumping machine inside my vulnerable chest and dried up all the blood, water, and liquid that might have offered some relief. My eyes were dry. My skin cracked. And there came a time when I […]
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