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...
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...
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!...
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...
HEIGHT IS NOT THE MEASURE OF HEIGHT…AIM IS

HEIGHT IS NOT THE MEASURE OF HEIGHT…AIM IS

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead. -Louisa May Alcott If you are passionate about your work – in love with what you are...