Category Archives: The Mystery

A Heavy Heart Can Still Sing

I don’t usually talk about personal family matters in my blogging. But I am making an exception in regards to my oldest son, who works in advertising as a Creative Director. I gave birth to Jason when I was 19, … Continue reading

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When Will I See You Again?

I have a million ideas in my head. When I concentrate on a particular one, it flows out from my mind like a flag, waving and inviting me to create something out of it. Which made me think of the … 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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Lack of Empirical Evidence

I have always been fascinated by psychic phenomena. It simply makes sense to me that the hunches, intuitive flashes and insights that we all have (some more often than others) are due to making connections in ways that are beyond … Continue reading

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Inner Exercise

When I am looking for a specific object, I limit my gaze to my surroundings, usually within my hands’ reach. When I need to get to a specific place, I limit my gaze to the horizon, or perhaps the map … Continue reading

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Examining Your Belief System

No matter how dark our lives become, each of us has a light at the center of our being. The question is, do we open the blinds or keep them tightly drawn? That depends, to a large extent, on the … Continue reading

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The Truth Is Rarely Pure

I make art like I live. I live artfully and create art that reflects my life. Art is at times my confessional, and sometimes a hallelujah chorus. It expresses my sorrow and my joy. At the altar of art, I … Continue reading

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Loosen Those Chains

The very things we accuse of holding us back may really be building us up. Many who have survived “hard times” will tell you that they learned so much from those experiences: discipline, fortitude, a sense of purpose (if only … Continue reading

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Transformation

People roll their eyes when you talk about the butterfly as a symbol of transformation. As if it is just banal, so commonplace to turn into an entirely new creature! Really, it is a spectacular event, a miraculous metamorphosis, and … Continue reading

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Being Aware

I love finding  creatures in my art. I wonder if I could transfer that ability to the “real” world, see the creatures that even our imaginations are too conditioned to see. Angels and other creatures are said to walk among … Continue reading

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