Share Your Love

Love that is hoarded moulds at length; Until we know some day The only thing we ever had Is what we give away.And kindness that is never used But hidden all alone, Will slowly harden till it is As hard as any stone.It is the things we always hold That we lose day by day;Continue reading “Share Your Love”

Desiderata

The following words of wisdom were originally written by Max Ehrmann in 1927. The poem was very hip and popular in the 60’s and 70’s and you could find posters of it for sale everywhere you went. Although the poem is now 90+ years old, its message is still relevant today. Go placidly amid theContinue reading “Desiderata”

What the World Needs Now

In my youth I was a HUGE fan of Burt Bacharach and Hal David. I knew all the tunes and all the words of all their songs. Many of their songs are timeless, and still resonate with truth all these years later. One that has been stuck in my brain lately is What the WorldContinue reading “What the World Needs Now”

Hope, Joy, Love

Art heals when practised in a non-judgemental, SAFE spaceBy focusing on the momentEnjoying the act of making, creating, expressingLiving in the moment, in the NOWYou are allowed to experimentThere is NO “right”There is NO “wrong”No one starts out a MasterYou just try, and try, and try againAnd again, and againIf you don’t like the paintingPaintContinue reading “Hope, Joy, Love”