Why I Paint, Take Two

    I paint to know. I paint to learn. I paint to understand what’s below the surface; that deep river of beingness all life possesses.   Be it a portrait of the land, an animal or coming to an understanding about my own, inner world, my intention is to capture the spirit of my … Continue reading Why I Paint, Take Two


As I was waiting for my water to boil this morning –I make my coffee in a Chemex—I sleepily thought about what I was going to write about this fine, drippy, rainy morning. It smells all loamy outside. I love that rain smell. And the creek is up. I can see it moving fast out … Continue reading Simmering