Light and dark, good and evil, the use of delicate, impermanent material to create scenes that evoke immortality.
I opened up her portfolio today to learn and write about her, but it feels unfair to try because it’s hard to speak about her work without also explaining the history of a nation.
When people say “art” watch them make round, sensual articulations with their hands. We love the idea of art. We love the way the word tastes.
At the end of the day, art is really about starting a conversation with yourself, in a world where people grow up to spend all of their energy on outward emotions.
We can’t pretend to know what the world has in store for us when we reach out and smile at it, not knowing what we’re reaching towards. I have heard […]
I’m guilty, as most of us are, of sometimes behaving like I’m the most important person there is. The positive side to that is it can manifest as the desire […]
On the surface, Lisa Wolfin is an international artist, but based on my dabbling in the higher mysteries I expect she may also be something of a werewolf. Wait, though; […]
What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
The sensation of flying. When I’m really involved in the story and am outside of my ego enough that…
I was born at home, and the midwife asked my mother what my name was going to be. She had arrived at a number of fair and elegant names for […]
Over the years, searching for and learning about great writing, the person I have the most to say about where remarkable poetry is concerned is David Whyte. He’s […]