Category Archives: Art

Sensual Summer

According to the calendar we are coasting the curve to Autumn already. I’l bet you and I are only just getting started to enjoy this delayed season! So, let it be so, let it be joyous, unplanned, spontaneous, and rich. … Continue reading

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Brilliant Blue World

Writer, artist, poet, readers, we all share a way of seeing that inspires a day to contain richness in new ways. In a book on the art of Georgia O’Keefe, a companion piece of writing by Willa Cather showed up. Let … Continue reading

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COOKING

I have thought of cooking as time-consuming and an interruption of my day. I am amazed at those who relax in cooking and find delight in that task! I’m always grateful to receive the results of cooking, and so it … Continue reading

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WILD OATS

“Wild Oats”, what a funny way to put how we grow up, live our lives as if that were all there is, and then sum it up as ‘wild oats’! All along the way I have looked eagerly ahead to … Continue reading

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RICH REFLECTION

My friend Barry Guthertz and four other photographers had an opening yesterday at a Gallery in Norwalk and the beauty blew my mind.  Figure of speech, but the deep, dramatic color of our planet’s places call for that. I sit … Continue reading

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GETTING STARTED

How does a new day begin?  How does a new way of life start? How does it suddenly become apparent that there is a new way, a new idea, a  new dream? Perhaps it’s just an awakening. ” In that … Continue reading

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TOP SHELVES

I’ve just put down the artist’s book, True Nature, by Barbara Bash. It’s been my summer daily practice to read a page or two each morning, first thing. Right now, this morning, I have left the page where the artist, … Continue reading

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SOMETHING PASSED

I used to often allow my then-restless-spirit to move my room around. Each season, my soul really wanted a new venue, and found one. I love calendars: each month a new view as I pass by. Here a poet has … Continue reading

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ABUNDANCE STRIPPED DOWN

Summer is full upon us, and for several days I have awakened to golden light falling across my room. I can stretch in its warmth. How luscious! “In lush abundance how relieving it is to be stripped down to essentials, … Continue reading

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FOUR PERFECT AVOCADOS

I love the simple, nutty flavor of a good avocado. Almost a week ago, a wonderful friend came by and , knowing I love the simple, nutty flavor of a good avocado, brought me four avocados. Since that time, we … Continue reading

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