The Hollow Men 88 – Bird: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #90

The Hollow Men 88 - Bird: The History: Here’s my story on this… I have to blame this one on Monty Python’s Parrot Skit. There goes my absurdist imagination again. The Hollow Men were inspired from a poem of the same name by T.S. Elliot There are perhaps other influences that rattled my subconscious when … Continue reading The Hollow Men 88 – Bird: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #90

The Renaissance Soul by M. Lobenstine (Monday’s Movers)

The Renaissance Soul: Life Design for People with Too Many Passions to Pick Just One by Margaret Lobenstine I can't begin to describe the blessing of having found and read this book. On this journey of self-discovery, we are taking it has leaped me forward in ways I newly realize daily. It is written with love, … Continue reading The Renaissance Soul by M. Lobenstine (Monday’s Movers)

The Hollow Men 88 – Castle: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #89

The Hollow Men 88 - Castle: The History: Here’s my story on this… The castle aspect feels obvious to me, but it probably isn’t. Imagine the portcullis of a fortress, as the gate rises, the view inside is an expanding tunnel. Fill it with people rushing out. Come to think of it, this is much … Continue reading The Hollow Men 88 – Castle: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #89

The Hollow Men 88 – Dog: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #88

The Hollow Men 88 - Dog: The History: There’s a story on this… Made about the same time as a series of poetry observations called Mall People. I saw several people in this affluent mall with their tiny dogs and my imagination flew into a world of absurdism. The Hollow Men were inspired by a … Continue reading The Hollow Men 88 – Dog: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #88

The Hollow Men 88 – Faces: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: # 87

The Hollow Men 88 - Faces: The History: There’s a story on this… At one point all I could imagine were these Hollow Men faces… Overwhelming me. Floating in and out of my thoughts. I thought I recognized them everywhere. The Hollow Men were inspired by a poem of the same name by T.S. Elliot … Continue reading The Hollow Men 88 – Faces: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: # 87

The Hollow Men 88 – Falling Apart: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: # 86

The Hollow Men 88 - Falling Apart: The History: There’s a story on this… This is what self-doubt looks like when we fall into it. It cuts us apart and tosses us into the wind. Our consciousness remains aware while observing our dissolution, and feels helpless to stop what is happening. The Hollow Men were … Continue reading The Hollow Men 88 – Falling Apart: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: # 86

The Ladder of Awareness – Part 6

Welcome to the continuing observations that follow the discussions sessions between myself and my mentor, Berel M. Weiner for our book project tentatively called: “The Ladder of Awareness: The Process of Being Your Truth.”  These are my thoughts and feelings following each session and have already begun to change with each new week of discussion. … Continue reading The Ladder of Awareness – Part 6

On the importance of comments

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The Hollow Men 88 – Lone Idea: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #85

The Hollow Men 88 - Lone Idea: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. Nearing the end of a these is something I had yet to deal with at this time. I wasn’t sure where it should go next and I was getting a little bored by the theme. … Continue reading The Hollow Men 88 – Lone Idea: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #85

Hollow Men 88 – One: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #84

Hollow Men 88 - One: The History: This is my story and I’m sticking to it… for now. I had a need to try these out on different surfaces. Before moving to paint, I had a bunch of yellow cardboards. So I used it. The lighting available when I took the photo was low and … Continue reading Hollow Men 88 – One: A Creative Process – Through 500 Works of Art: #84