This year has been a good one for rethinking some previous assumptions. I used to think that life was about balance. Nothing wrong with that idea, except life doesn't always co-operate. And when it doesn't, it's a good idea to just let go of that concept. The painting below is called "The Unexpected Joy of Losing Your Balance". Wishing you joy in the midst of whatever may be happening in your world! (Painting available from the artist.)
The articles about creativity and how very good it is for you, just keep on coming. Here's another good one: 10 Ways that Creativity Can Completely Change Your Life by Lynn Newman.
Classes are winding down - what a wonderful group of students I have! Here's a thank you to my students - you are the best.
As the earth falls into a silent gray slumber, it tugs the blanket of fallen leaves closer and patiently awaits the comforter of snow.
Algonquin - Winter Dreams, acrylic collage, SOLD - Private Collection.
Always makes me smile...