Listen to your own private muse…

Stilt in the Rain - Kealia Pond, Maui

“Follow your own private muse. The key is to reveal our quirks and flaws, not to hide them, and to listen to the inner self, the voice inside. — Sol Lewitt. I’m continually amazed at all the talent and beautiful artwork I see. It’s inspiring and exciting to see and the evolution of social media. I understand the value of sharing work with each other and I look forward to more connection with other artists. It’s important to me to find my center each and every day and stay the course.. Read More


The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery. – Francis Bacon Sometimes you just see things that need to have their picture taken. 

Our doubt is our passion…

Mandarin Music and Shadows

 “We work in the dark – we do what we can – we give what we have.  Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task. The rest is the madness of art.” — Henry James  

Expecting to fly

Canada Geese @ Reifel Refuge

“Expecting to fly doesn’t sound so bad to me.” ~ Deb Talan, singer – songwriter It’s not that I expect to be able to physically fly, but that I can hold that feeling of flying in my soul. Like a bird knowing it can fly any any moment. To feel this anticipation is uplifting in itself! It’s a great day starter.

The artist’s intent

Header Six

“The artist is a person who willingly allows oneself to be seized by a powerful force, a passion, a vague but volatile need to create something, anything, now, and who knows that such beautifully brute interruptions of life come only as often as one creates a space for such a thing to occur… it is intention and discipline in bending the day toward creative acts that opens the soul and calls forth that splendid shock and inspiration of genius.” – Brendon Burchard Good reading and motivational videos. Brendon’s books.