Category Archives: Art and Architecture

Apples = Still Life – Memories of Friday Market in Leeuwarden

Fridays on the market square called Wilhelminaplein in Leeuwarden is the large food market of Friesland in the Netherlands. Continue reading

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Shetland Sheepdog Portrait = Piper’s Portrait in Pastel

This piece of artwork of Piper, a Shetland Sheepdog was a commemorative portrait. The photo I had to work from was very distorted with pixelated smears. It took much longer than expected to intuit the missing details. I looked at … Continue reading

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Temperature Below Zero = Chili Dinner Saturday – Plus a Blast from the past Poem

Years ago, while pursuing a higher education, classes in poetry with women poets inspired me. At that time my interest in post modernism caused me to write the poem above. The picture is from an add for the film “The … Continue reading

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A Contemplative Life = Sunset Snow Scene – January Notes

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Ordinary Life = Sledding On a Sunny Day – “Just This”

It was a beautiful sunny winter day. There aren’t many of those, I’m sad to say. There are so many grey, cloudy hours day after day. Continue reading

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