RAINBOWS OF THE MIND

RAINBOWS OF THE MIND

Be thou the rainbow in the storms of life. The evening beam that smiles the clouds away, and tints tomorrow with prophetic ray. Lord Byron (1788-1824) I like to think that I have a place in my mind for an imaginary rainbow to dwell – my own internal color spectrum. I...

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COLORFUL OR COLORLESS?

COLORFUL OR COLORLESS?

Color which like music, is a matter of vibrations, reaches what is most general and therefore most indefinable in nature: its inner power. Paul Gauguin Just like “the inner power of nature” radiates and vibrates color, so can we be the providers of color to our own...

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SUSTAINED CREATIVITY: THE SMITH BROTHERS

SUSTAINED CREATIVITY: THE SMITH BROTHERS

Talent is a mastery of quantity: talent doesn't write one page, it writes three hundred. -Jules Renard "No book will jump off a shelf and request your attention. No idea mounted on a white steed will leap through a window and exclaim. Take me! I'm yours!" Passivity is...

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THINK PINK: WHY NOT PAINT YOUR OWN WORLD OF COLOR?

THINK PINK: WHY NOT PAINT YOUR OWN WORLD OF COLOR?

The colors live a remarkable life of their own after they have been applied to the canvas. Edvard Munch I love colors – most colors – and some, like pink, seem to appear quite often in my paintings. Pink pops into my imaginative writing, too, telling me to think pink!...

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THE NEVER-END: LET US CONSTANTLY REWIRE!

THE NEVER-END: LET US CONSTANTLY REWIRE!

Anything that has real and lasting value is always a gift from within. -Franz Kafka  There is a wonderful gift that resides within you – YOUR CREATIVE POTENTIAL! It is your gateway into a life of joy, fun and optimism. It is an internal resource that is abundant. Once...

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CREATING AN AUTOBIODOGRAPHY

CREATING AN AUTOBIODOGRAPHY

The art of Biography Is different from Geography. Geography is about maps. But Biography is about chaps. Edmund Clerihew Bentley A new genre, perhaps How does one combine aspects of one’s own autobiography with the biography of a beloved pet dog and also, an...

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