“Silence is so accurate.”
Listen deeply. Beauty surrounds you.
Does place have an effect on my work? If so, how do I recognize it? Or does it take someone else to point it out to me?
Musings on the idea of place, both actual and mythical. My history includes living in three places, San Francisco, Santa Fe and Marfa, which have prevalent, public mythologies in many ways at odds with the real. In the difference between the real place and the form a particular place takes root in our imagination we create our own private mythology.
Life with my dog Zack has taught me much. An adopted dog, my commitment to Zack, abandoned as a pup, is to give him his forever home. This is a challenge and I daily learn more about the meaning of compassion and generosity, and my personal shortcomings in both areas. Dog as teacher.