Art · Art Thoughts

On The Oscars and Viola Davis

“I became an artist and thank God I did … because we are the only profession that celebrates what it means to live a life.” -Viola Davis While I think she may have gotten swept up in the moment when she made this statement (you could make a strong case for other professions celebrating what it… Continue reading On The Oscars and Viola Davis


There is enough, and Wordy Weekend Links

I read an update from the Bloggess yesterday. She's one of my favoritest-people-that-I've-never-met. I admire her talent, her courage, I love her books, and more recently the artwork she's been sharing. It's actually very similar to what I do, which meant that yesterday a tiny voice popped up in my head. It said "well dangnabbit thats… Continue reading There is enough, and Wordy Weekend Links


There is still beauty.

I don't know about you, but the last few weeks I've not really wanted to open my various social media accounts. Tragedy has always walked amongst us, I know that, but there's something different in the air. It's not just that things have been happening in the U.S. (we have a deplorable tendency to ignore… Continue reading There is still beauty.