I’ve chosen to simply include several of the piano improvisations and paintings from “Painting Piano” throughout this post. I’ve also linked (near the end of this post) the videos related to this project from YouTube. I hope you enjoy them. We’d love to hear what you [...]
I wake in the middle of the night
My heart is pounding fiercely
And the sheets offer no comfort
So I slip out of bed.
As my feet touch the floor
There’s a cold sensation;
Knowing your warm, soft body
Might as well be a million miles away.
Your life filled with hubbub and
Noise may seem to fill every corner
Of who you think you can be.
But that is nothing compared
To the life in [...]
Whatever fear invents, I swear it makes no sense.
~ Peter Gabriel (Come Talk To Me lyrics)
What is this insecurity,
Made vulnerable to
The light of day.
I lay still in the grass
With chirruping birds nearby and
Buzzing bugs enticed by the soft
Flesh of my naked neck and [...]
The direction of your focus is the direction your life will move. Let yourself move toward what is good, valuable, strong and true. ~ Ralph Marston
I know that there have been a few posts about this going around the ether and recognize that this is “one more post” on using [...]
After getting married a few weeks ago, we started renovations on our house. In order to get this renewal underway, we had to make room for the construction crew to start their work. In other words, we had to empty everything out of four rooms. It was a lot of work to even [...]
Don’t let any kind of dread
Run a thread
Through your head
Is surely where it’s at
Hibernation is not really for the sleep:
The point is the coming back to life.
Eyes blinking we become accustomed to the light
As we emerge from our cave
However dusty or muddy the Spring soil may be,
We let it squish between our toes.
It, too, [...]
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