About the Book
Finally I did not want to limit this book to eroticism and nude art, I wanted to show the many sides of feminity.
The strength, the spirituality,the sexuality, the innocence, the purity, the sweet madness and all of the emotions women go through to accept their every side.
This is a honest book showing emotions and everything I've been through body+ soul as a woman to finally feel whole and balanced, to accept myself as I am and assert my soul unashamed of being real.
"I, with a deeper instinct, choose a man who compels my strength, who makes enormous demands on me, who does not doubt my courage or my toughness, who does not believe me naive or innocent, who has the courage to treat me like a woman."
"It's all right for a woman to be, above all, human. I am a woman first of all."
My name is Hélène Deroubaix and I consider myself a poet. My work breathes and lives poetry in depth. I'm creating visual poetry with several cameras, for now I have a compact sony cybershot DSC-W1, a polaroid and a brand new nikon D80. I am mostly working on self-portraiture not as a matter of ego or mere narcissism but as a way to express my different personas or create characters out of me to tell stories, to share emotions and reach others who can relate and feel understood in my work. I often love to work inspired by music, text, quotes and I also love to merge different kind of art together to feel whole. I also write poems inspired by the pictures and they are like body + soul or twin flames that cannot be severed: the words and images make love together to generate all this poetry of emotions. I am a piscean artist, I indulge in dreams and passions and my work is made of my soul dichotomy which can also be osmosis. Each of my sides balancing one another, each of my char