growth


Gratitude
WAKING INSTANTS 07: MARY Purple. Anything purple — because it was Mary’s favorite colour. She loved 1970’s Cadillac Coupe de Ville’s, playing gin rummy, and she made a mean Portuguese kale soup. She crocheted blankets and table clothes in all sorts of intricate patterns and knitted cream coloured lace doilies […]

WAKING INSTANTS 07: MARY


gratitude
WAKING INSTANTS: AMBROZINE About 18 years old, I worked in a small hardware store located about 100 feet from Narragansett Bay in Newport, Rhode Island — an international sailing port that brought people in from all over the world. Ambrozine was from Trinidad and spoke English in a way that […]

WAKING INSTANTS 03: AMBROZINE


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The job of an artist, of any kind, is to interpret, to show, to explain what they are seeing. Never be afraid to express what you see. From a young boy, I remember feeling — well, what seemed at the time, like just about everything. Being overwhelmed by the outside […]

Working on Purpose



Beauty-Awe
Beauty is alive. Seen during an elegant sunset or heard in eloquent conversation. Tasted with a sip of Pu-eur tea or felt through a song from a symphony. Beauty opens the heart reverently like a flower toward the sun, like a river to the sea.

Beauty Evokes Awe



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Plant new seeds, create a vision board, and start to write out plans and goals for what you want (what you love) in your life one year from now. This is an intense time of year, perfect to dig deep, place our hands in the dirt and start to build. […]

A Promise Of Opening