Art, though, requires pride and disobedience. The pride of creation and the disobedience of disturbing the status quo. ~Seth Godin Art destroys. Art creates. Therefore, creation and destruction are the same. Advertisements
Everything we do is an act of poetry or a painting if we do it with mindfulness. ~Thich Nhat Hanh My words, though not necessarily dancing poetic, are poetry to the human condition, if expressed from the heart and expressed with loving kindness. My face, though not classically handsome, is an exquisite painting if it […]
The man who has no imagination has no wings. ~Muhammad Ali Imagination humanizes our existence. It’s not only important to have imagination. One must find ways to exercise those wings so they grow strong, robust, muscular and can be called upon when creative solutions are necessary to solve problems. And creative solutions are increasingly important. […]
Listening to snow fall. ~Roberto Bolaño I wish I had the ability to attain a state of serenity so deep, I could hear the voices of individual flakes of snow falling thru the air, the serenading of a thousand snowflakes swirling in the wind, the cacophony when millions crash onto the ground.
Art has no right answer. The best we can hope for is an interesting answer. ~Seth Godin What emotion does a painting evoke? What revolution is contained in the stanza of a poem? What image is birthed in a song? What pain opened the gateway to a story? I see art not as an interesting […]
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Delicate Arch in Miniature There appears to be a tradition at Peggy’s Cove for people to pile rocks on top of rocks creating rock castle villages. In the US Southwest, the configurations are called Cairns and are frequently used to mark trails and guide people on hikes. This one, in…
Those who danced were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music. ~Angela Monet I was seated in the coffee shop at the large window overlooking the quiet street across from my office. It was early morning in the lull before the streets filled with people scurrying to their office. It […]