Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Laying Low

I'm trying to drink in the signs of spring that surround us. Plants are bursting out of the ground, the trees are sashed in greenery and our neighbor's cherry tree is aglow in its annual display. After a busy day, it's a welcomed sight outside my bedroom window.

Sunday, April 17, 2016

An Artistic Exchange

I attended a conversation recently at Leslie Tonkonow's gallery between Laurel Nakadate and Rick Moody about Laurel's evocative photographic project Stranger and Relations and how this series came to be. In real life, Laurel and Rick are married and she is expecting their first child. Listening to their thoughtful exchanges was poignant and lovely and made the wonderful images she created even more vivid and compelling.
I appreciate every opportunity to learn from talented people. Food for the heart, the mind and the soul.

Sunday, April 3, 2016

Nacissus Time

The ground under my seat brings back the pleasures of sitting outside. Spring's arrival did not come a moment too soon!  As I contemplate a move in the year to come, who knows where 2017 will find me...