In fear and trembling, destiny’s road perishes. With courage, horizons come to light. Buddhism makes sense if life was as easy as smiling at the future. I strive for a personal peace (which i mostly acquired) making sense of “adult” ideas and ideals, finding myself buried under people’s wants and wishes. The partnership of thoseContinue reading “Save your life before someone takes it”
How does a man with amazing talent go unnoticed? Van Gogh is nothing but amazing. It begs the question why so many rejected him during his life and his work denied success. Unfortunately, he lives on as a champion after his death. Once upon a time -hope cloaked the heart as blackness swooped the earthContinue reading “The Mix-up”
Share Your World…small as it may be. Ever run out of gas in your vehicle?Twice. True stories. I am grateful nothing of this magnitude has happened since 1998. The first time (1987) I was “running out” of gas. I was driving home to Wisconsin, heading south on Hwy 94 from Ann Arbor, Michigan. I wasContinue reading “Want to know?”
Saw the star reside in me petition to my heart, rest child the world at war I give a silent night. Thought to say a prayer for you, my heart to plead a cause, treasure each day as best you can learn to take a pause. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow willContinue reading “Christmas Prayer”
Indianapolis Art Center November 16, 2016 van Gogh Pop-up class It is in the process, the practice, the honing of brush stroke. This is the learning process so whatever I create, I am unashamed. Besides, it so much fun!!
Visited the Cincinnati Museum of Art, 11/04/2016, to see the exhibit “Van Gogh, Undergrowth”. This painting was on display, and although no photography was allowed, i found an image online. To see this painting up close extraordinaire. Van Gogh’s work is sensual. A sexual encounter. This painting a new favorite. The favorite. One to immerseContinue reading “Tree trunks in the grass”
What segment of man is found in those shoes? The tired thoughts seeping out of this sea man’s slicker, The eyebrow rises in disbelief. The fish he battled, has won. Into the smoke he yearns to hide. His coffee warms him, riding the storm. Tomorrow is another day and he won’t run from the sun.
Heaven. According to the Jewish there are three heavens. The first heaven is the Earth’s atmosphere. Gen 1:20 KJV “And God said, Let the waters bring forth abundantly the moving creature that hath life, and fowl [that] may fly above the earth in the open firmament of heaven.” The second heaven is the physical universeContinue reading “Starry Night”
The strongest part of grandma gave out in the end. Her smiles redeemed graciously carry on and i begin. Sien, peeling potatoes (Van Gogh) Grandma was a permanent fixture the kitchen aroma her perfume laughter and conversation her song.
My last two poems for April’s Poetry Celebration month are written and scheduled to post. Happy last April weekend!! May approaches. How will I fair? Cocooned in thoughts I sense safety hidden in paper tents. If I was oblivious I might not be frightened. If life has a reason to come back, it explains myContinue reading “Finished”