Change is Scary

Changes, even small changes, are difficult because the outcome is never guaranteed and our rationalizations will be working overtime to thwart our efforts. After all, we’ve made it this far being just as we are now, haven’t we? …

Ochre – Color as Inspiration

If yellow represents happiness and optimism, then ochre,  (yellow with a distinctive dinginess) represents those same sentiments with a dose of healthy realism added to the mix…

A Future Foretold

If I had known what the future held in store for me I would have alternated between locking myself in the bathroom, refusing to come out and lazy complacency…

On Collecting Postcards

The request I get most often is for me to mail the card from our local post office here in Tubac, Arizona because of its reputation as an art community. I am happy to do this…

A White, Plastered Wall

“This amuses me,” I thought to myself one morning and it occurred to me that this unadorned, rather retiring backyard wall had actually become, for me, a sort of muse…