The rain is here. Yesterday to poured and hailed in fits and starts. Between showers the wind blew. It blew the leaves of the Japanese Maple. They flew and fluttered like brilliant butterflies. I’ve got a big pot of lentil soup in my crock pot. It’s been simmering all day. Soup and crusty bread, with … Continue reading Rainy Days
Next week is Thanksgiving. My goal was to get my ebook underway by then. Not going to happen. I’ve a portrait of a dove I must begin. I’ve a painting I want to wrap up. I’ve more desk top angels to produce. I love to paint so this is not a hardship by any means. … Continue reading The Best Laid Plans….
Today, I went for a walk in our woods. It was a quiet walk. Sometimes I walk to sort my thoughts out or to exercise. But today, I just wanted to go and to look. My two friends, Jinks and Pearl came with me….. Here are some of our discoveries: and…. And, even some rare … Continue reading A walk in the forest…
How do they do it? How do they get “SOW-en” from “Sam-hane?” I haven’t a clue. But there you have it. Happy Halloween! In the Celtic calendar, it’s the end of summer. It’s the time to get serious and burrow into your dwelling place, thinking deep thoughts. Here are my deep thoughts: I’m thinking about … Continue reading Happy Samhain!
At Last! I’m beginning to feel the stirrings of my character. She’s gearing up to tell her story. Took her long enough, but I won’t complain too loudly…. don’t want her to hear me and get all huffy. I’m writing a novel. It’s a big one and I’m writing it differently than I’ve … Continue reading Shameless Marketing
There is a book entitled Encounters With the Soul: Active Imagination As Developed by C.G. Jung by Barbara Hannah that I encountered many years ago. Active Imagination is a methodology of talking with one’s inner archetypes as a therapy. Although I’ve never actively imagined, my imagination is quite active. ANYWAY, I was sculpting the other day, making little wall … Continue reading Conversations with a dragon