Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least. -Goethe
How you do anything is how you do everything. -Zen Proverb
There are seasons of fullness, of being in a place where you are able to engage wholeheartedly in a new practice. Honor your pace; allow the time and space of intention and focus on one thing (a themed-writing project, specific tasks or pursuit, life-changing actions, a topical study).
So one of the things about art is, it offers a safe place for you to have quite extreme and rather dangerous feelings. And the reason you can do that is because you know you can switch it off. So art has a kind of role there as a simulator. -Brian Eno
My journal-planners filled with collage, found words and notations are my art; safe containers for random thoughts, daring feelings and other discombobulations. My ICAD collection for this summer is also a safe place. Continue reading
It is almost banal to say so yet it needs to be stressed continually: all is creation, all is change, all is flux, all is metamorphosis. -Henry Miller
art alter at Red Cup Cafe [artist unknown]
Each day is an opportunity to take a baby step of intention. To abide with the prompt of making space for your-self + to determine what is important to you — what is of the greatest value.
Before you can do something that you’ve never done, you have to be able to imagine it is possible. -Jean Shinoda Bolen
I am in the midst of doing and being several realities I had to imagine as possible. Mostly through trial and error, angst and tearful surrenders.