Category: creativity

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In the Company of Women

There is a very special energy created when women gather. Have you noticed? Have you ever felt it? I had a wonderful healthy dose of this very special energy last weekend and it ‘got me to thinkin’ … and wanting to write about it. You may have heard of our little group of women known locally as SAG. Our mission is mostly Art. But … Read More In the Company of Women

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Thoughts on being a seasonal blog procrastinator

Summer takes me away from my blog. Winter brings me back. It’s winter now, so here I am, beginning again. The days are short, the outdoors never beckons and the long hours of darkness drive me inwards. Thoughts of writing become obsessive.  Even though I don’t have much to say, these thoughts plead to come out and be written. Ideas for the blog bubble … Read More Thoughts on being a seasonal blog procrastinator

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Choose creativity, repeat

This blog. Oh this blog of mine …. sigh…. The life of this blog parallels my creative life. Busy blog, creativity flowing; stagnant blog, creativity fading. Today, for the first time in a long time, my camera went with me on my walk. It used to be, that it would be more likely that I would forget my shoes than leave my camera when … Read More Choose creativity, repeat

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It’s time for an August Break

August is upon us …. already! Such a different feeling than July. July is all about jumping wildly into the heat and promise of summer vacations, long lazy days packed full of water, sandy beaches and sunshine…. it is definitely a time for all of us to shed our pasty winter skin and spend time half naked in the blazing sun, soaking up as … Read More It’s time for an August Break

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In pursuit of beauty

After months of feeling totally uninspired, photographically speaking, I’m back on track again, leaning in a slightly different direction. I wonder if you too are looking for something new for inspiration? For each of us, I’m sure it will be a different story, but for me, I think the reason I’ve been struggling with my photography is a lack of specific direction and inner … Read More In pursuit of beauty

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Art: Successfully Liberated

Hello & happy spring, wherever you are! Finally I am sharing the beautiful postcards I received from the Liberate Your Art exchange. It was such fun to find them steadily show up in my mailbox, and then to connect with the artist over the next few days. Also… it brought other connections into my life – a special mention & thanks to my friend, … Read More Art: Successfully Liberated