And like all ambitious plans, everything fell apart this week. I had to get ready to attend a writers workshop along with other commitments for events I’m working on (stay tuned) and I got sick on Monday when I planed to put all of this together. But, I was able to finish my bubble painting/colored … Read the rest →
As I expected, now that the new year is in full swing, this week filled itself up with “stuff.” Details for various commitments I made last year. But I managed to carve out enough time to work on a painting. I was enchanted by a series of images someone posted of frozen soap bubbles. I … Read the rest →
It’s a short week, but here’s what I managed to accomplish: 1. A pen and ink sketch of our outdoor shower. It’s an old coconut tree with a shower attached to it. We’ve been remiss and have allowed the weeds to take over and vines are growing all over it. But we enjoy it. 2. … Read the rest →
First of all, I want to thank everyone for their outpouring of support at the news of my mothers’ death. I was so touched by all of your comments here and on Facebook, you are a very special group of people. It’s been a series of highs and lows as time has passed. I mentioned … Read the rest →
Social Alchemy is a place that celebrates the creative spirit. It is my belief that creativity is what will save us. The desire to express one's spirit through writing, painting, film making, theater or any other art form, takes courage. Engaging in the creative process is a form of alchemy, once you you go down that road, you are not the same person you were when you started. I may not agree with all of the beliefs expressed in the end result, I do believe in the process and in the urge to communicate with our fellow women and men.