“Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better to take things as they come along with patience and … Read More
“Artists are people who have learned to live with doubt and do the work anyway. ” ~ Julia Cameron, founder of The Artist’s Way, a movement that has helped millions achieve their creative dreams. Cameron herself is something of … Read More
How do you mend a broken heart? Broken hearts are hiding everywhere in high school. “I walk around the school hallways and look at the people. I look at the teachers and wonder why they’re here. If they like their … Read More
What does it mean to be forever a wallflower? I think Lang Leav summed it up best in the following quotation. Shrinking in a corner,/ pressed into the wall;/do they know I’m present,/am I here at all?” Lang Leav, Australian … Read More
“I would like to be remembered as someone who accomplished useful deeds, and who was a kind and loving person. I would like to leave the memory of a human being with a correct attitude and who did her best … Read More
A few lines about freckles in a song inspired me in this painting. “Your hand fits in mine/Like it’s made just for me/But bear this in mind/It was meant to be/And I’m joining up the dots/With the freckles on your … Read More
“But if I lose you, what have I left to hope for? Why continue on life’s pilgrimage, for which I have no support but you, and none in you save the knowledge that you are alive, now that I am … Read More
Do you ever think of me? When you are far away, do I come to mind? Does distance really make the heart grow fonder? “I exist in two places, here and where you are.” Margaret Atwood, Canadian novelist and poet.