Category Archives: Creativity

Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass or Jazz Oceans and Pegged Pants are Forever

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_KDPUTyDyQ I just found this video of hot ’60’s jazz artist Herb Alpert and couldn’t stop smiling.  Wanted to share regardless whether the viewer/listener was around at that time, but just for the coolness, the pleasure, the feeling of the … Continue reading

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I “Got It”

I’ve continued with a multi media art class weekly for over a year, and just about a month ago had a breakthrough where I suddenly felt that I “got it.”  That did not mean anything rare but something in me suddenly … Continue reading

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Old Bridge in Ireland

Old Bridge in Ireland

Photo taken by my daughter and son in law while touring Ireland this winter. Although I have traveled England in the past couple years it has been over 25 years since I’ve seen Ireland! I remember the green and the beautiful rivers.

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Strength and Brilliance

  Some mornings I feel I could walk across America.  Rising sunlight filtering through tree branches, brisk dog walk, my full breath with lungs wide… Strength is being present and awake.  My lab gets it. This is “whispering” – no … Continue reading

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This Year, This Beauty

This Year, This Beauty.

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Umbrellas in May

Umbrellas in May.

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Synchronicity and the Creative Process

It keeps happening these days.  I find that the more I lose myself in the process of creating something – a handbag, a watercolor, an apron – life starts to emerge as a series of sweet coincidences.  Perhaps you’ve experienced … Continue reading

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