Haiku Fun

My sister Ellie sent me a challenge, illustrate this Haiku: The mad girlIn the boat at midday,Spring currents. Here’s mine… Here’s Ellie’s: I really enjoyed this 🙂 Seems like a fine way to spend these strange days. Apt advice from other times: “None of us know what will happen. Don’t spend time worrying about it.Continue reading “Haiku Fun”

Art and Opportunity, Success and the Now

Being a little enclosed with the kids these days in Madrid (locked in due to Corona virus) seems to be a tremendous opportunity on endless levels. As the outside world has come to a near halt, the inner-world has a great chance to calm down too. How madly we usually live! There is much moreContinue reading “Art and Opportunity, Success and the Now”

The Farmer’s Peace and Lorca’s Drawings

I’m sure you know the wonderful Zen Story of the Chinese Farmer, here told by Alan Watts: “Once upon a time there was a Chinese farmer whose horse ran away. That evening, all of his neighbors came around to commiserate. They said, “We are so sorry to hear your horse has run away. This is most unfortunate.”Continue reading “The Farmer’s Peace and Lorca’s Drawings”