Insomnia: Journal pages 2/4/17

Insomnia: Journal pages 2/4/17

Insomnia gets me at 2.30 in the early hours and I take myself downstairs to my (temporary) desk. Picking up a journal spread I began earlier in the week I can only doodle, nowhere to go, no energy to put into my drawing – and that’s OK, this is what I need...
The Return: from Journal pages of 2012

The Return: from Journal pages of 2012

Today I was reminded of this wonderful, evocative poem, The Return by Geneen Marie Haugen. And I remembered I had worked with it the year my brother and a close friend died within 4 months of each other. I felt I had been stripped to the bone and entered an underworld...
Woman, Hare and Moon: Pastel painting 11/3/17

Woman, Hare and Moon: Pastel painting 11/3/17

Woman, Hare & Moon is one of my favorite paintings, underpainted in watercolour and dye and finished with pastel. I have been searching for an image to mark and celebrate the coming Full Moon in Virgo tomorrow and found her again. Magic happens, but if you...