Holidays

THE RED SCARF

THE RED SCARF (8×8/oil on canvas) She placed her red scarf on a hook on her upstairs window.  Red had been her favorite color for a long time.  It gave her energy.  It emboldened her.  Hanging it on her window was a laying down of her own power in exchange for a greater.  She knew now, He can be trusted.  She wants …

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REMINDING US

REMINDING US… (8×8/oil on canvas) Sunflowers are my favorite.  They make me think of Van Gogh in the field, painting madly.  I don’t know what actually happened to make him end his life, but I do love his work and his story.  A conversation with him would be more than amazing.  Maybe some day, but until then, I …

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AN ANCIENT SONG

AN ANCIENT SONG (8×8/oil on canvas)   This morning, while wandering around the little town of Portree, I found a lovely (wee) path, which led into a stone, fenced churchyard.  The yard itself was overgrown and run down. There was one enormous tree in the center of that quiet space which sang a melancholy, ancient song …

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