adrift

adrift [uh-drift] floating without control; drifting; not anchored or moored my life 🙂 It always feels that way, although, I guess it’s not really, at least not in some ways. Adrift can be lovely if you end up in a great place. On the other hand, always trying...

wall flower

An amazing benefit to being an artist is the gift of observation. Seeing. Really seeing. Seeing the beauty, or uniqueness everywhere you look. Even in unexpected places, as our world turns to fall… I had fun with color and texture this morning. This little gem...

the grass is always greener

They say that the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence. Wouldn’t it be fun, just for a little while, to be able to see if it really is greener over there. Just to know for sure that our side of the fence is best for us? Maybe, just maybe, we...

time to reflect

Enjoying the fall. Just beautiful. A lesson in having time to look, and reflect on appreciating beauty. Every day. This original 6″ x 6″ oil painting is available, unframed, for $85. You can purchase it, or check out other available works at my Etsy site...

monday blues

I started off the week with the Monday blues, but not really. I’m never “blue” when I am painting (well, maybe my hands are, sometimes!). I watched a great show on OWN network last night and really love this video. Wishing you a week filled with...

perfect together

Last night I listened to a great TED talk about how to stop screwing yourself over by Mel Robbins. It’s worth a listen if you have a few minutes. I always try to listen to something inspirational, or learn something new before I go to sleep at night. It helps...