Category Archives: Life

Diaries in the time of Corona continued

‘They say beauty comes from a spirit that has weathered many hardships in life and somehow continues with resilience.Grace can be found in a soul who ages softly, even amid the tempest.  I think the loveliest by far is the one … Continue reading

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Thoughts on covid-19 and my home town

With all that is happening in the world because of Covid-19 and the ramifications, it is easy to become anxious. Every day I wake up with a feeling of slight unease, and a sort of ‘Day of the Triffids’ sensation, … Continue reading

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Los Angeles revisited

Desultory thoughts, written most days on my phone app. LA revisited. The feeling of an old stomping ground, workplace and home, combined with the association of parenthood. Sitting outside a cafe on Wilshire Blvd, sun on my back. Feels like … Continue reading

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November

Cul de Sac Stuck in a holding pattern Like a plane over Gatwick Waiting to land Waiting to take off   Listening to music as I paint I notice all the music is sad Little Green Telegraph Road   Never … Continue reading

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Landscape of the Threshing Floor

My interpretation of a land and walk I love. All works are my copyright.  Do not use without permission and payment.  I often check Google image search to prevent my work from being used without permission. This painting is available … Continue reading

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Why Create?

What was the reason people first felt the urge to make marks?  Some of the first cave paintings were found quite by accident, many metres below the earth, by explorers.  What compelled these ancient people to make images upon the … Continue reading

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Explorations of the Wild Feminine, an Art Retreat.

10th August 2019 – 17th August 2019 With Terre Cerridwyn Busse “We have forgotten that we were born of celestial cataclysm.” “We have forgotten how to dance bare-footed on the earth to the cadence of our souls. we have forgotten … Continue reading

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Sacred Mountain

A woman in a blue veil stands in prayer before a sacred mountain. In my Etsy shop.   https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/664753402/sacred-mountain?ref=shop_home_active_1

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Words and images

Words are powerful.  In an age of social media, blogging and the internet in general,  words are used constantly.   They are used as weapons, and as healing salve.  Words are encoded in us, it is my feeling.  Meaning, I cannot … Continue reading

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The wifi kids

Every summer I host and teach English to non-native English speaking kids, who come to stay with my family for a ‘total immersion’ experience in an English family.  I teach them in the mornings, and in the afternoons we have … Continue reading

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