Category Archives: iPad Art

Paying Forward

We can see the world as a doomed place, bound for destruction and full of people who only consider the bottom line. However, if we allow it, we will also notice and experience the many acts of kindness that are … Continue reading

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Real Friends

Tell me how you are feeling, she told him. I mean, really feeling. Fine, he said. Not the dressed up, phony, everything is fine kind of feeling, but the raw, real, take it or stuff it kind of feeling. She … Continue reading

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A Longer View

What is inscribed in your heart? What wish or hope or dream that you dare not even whisper but which you sometimes admit you must have or you will surely die? Believe that feeling. Do not dismiss it as wishful … Continue reading

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A New Map

You know that awful art work you have hidden away? The one you conceived with such excitement, and began with such high hopes? Now, it languishes, out of sight, and you feel guilty, mad, or sad any time you think … Continue reading

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Over the Moon

I’m getting lots of hugs at work this week. I’ve been pretty emotional in my classes, because I know this is the last I’ll see of the wonderful little people who have filled my life with their smiles, energy, and … Continue reading

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Poised to Take the Plunge

This month, I end my journey as a school teacher and embark, with full sails flying, on my full-time artist life. I have dreamed of being a full-time artist since I was old enough to know what that meant, and … Continue reading

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Whirlwind

A whirlwind of activity can be exhilarating ~ for a while. However, a whirlwind can develop into¬†a tornado, where everything in its path is levelled, including your art practice. It is far too easy to be forever busy, but never … Continue reading

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Meet Half Way

Compromise is over-rated. We are always being told to compromise, to meet others half way, to make sure we get along. Wouldn’t it be better if we were told it is absolutely fine to be ourselves, that we should NOT … Continue reading

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Watch What You Start

Many people are all bent out of shape over their huge array of unfinished projects. That is an issue, no doubt, but equally important is to watch what you start because you may fall into a rabbit hole so deep, … Continue reading

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The Reconstituted Brain

I have often used the phrase, “That blew my mind.” I imagine my mind exploding into a million bits, that fly in all directions, each seeking enlightenment. My brain is so shocked by this event that it is reconstituted into … Continue reading

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