It seems like so many of us are ill at ease, and dragging ourselves through each day, recently. It's like we're all connected to one another, and there is so much suffering that people are enduring, from natural disasters, violence, and sickness. If you are sensitive at all, I believe that you are picking up … Continue reading My Porcupine Nature
My mood has been all over the place. I swear I was incorrectly diagnosed, with uni-polar depression... I thought it was too good to be true, when I saw that my Hummingbird painting was placed in the window of the gallery where I'm showing. I went by today, to see where they decided to hang … Continue reading Gee, what a surprise!
Wow. Beautiful day today here in Ashland. Amazing how blue skies immediately improve my mood by leaps and bounds. Very busy week ahead. Today I met with the director of education at Ashland Art Center. I volunteered to make monster masks with kids, at the upcoming Monster Ball, on Friday. Should be great fun. I … Continue reading The Sun is Shining
I've been feeling a bit depressed recently. I think that part of why I'm feeling this way has to do with the changing seasons. It's not that I love summertime here in Ashland. It's way too hot, and there is a propensity for forest fires every year. The shorter days, and darkness hitting early really … Continue reading Releasing Self-Judgment