I love art, design, visual thinking and the world of the senses. I especially love the creative process that occurs while in these spaces. And they really are spaces—the mundane disappears and you are in a place of flow and creation. It’s a good reason to be alive.

I want to tap into the creative process and try to ‘see’ it—stop it in its tracks and peek behind the curtain. My attempt to write about this magical, invisible process and all the tiny miracles that emerge from it, is my way of catching a glimpse of the mystery.

Everything I love to do most relates to creativity. I try to create something new every day. If it’s not on paper or canvas it’s in the digital space at ImageSwim.

A land good for dreaming is… a line from a poem by Octavio Paz. This line is a portal to my favorite space–the space where creation happens.

Temple Grandin and our different brains

Temple Grandin and our different brains

A lot of my life I have been trying to fit into the world as defined by everyone else. To counter this struggle I spend hours and hours making art in my own world where creative energy reigns. This is a beautiful thing and for the most part, I am a happy person. Still, the world […]

A pure experience of the What Is

A pure experience of the What Is

Experience…of art creating itself inside me. Experience…of the world as poetic. They both come from here, from one place, the present moment. They are born from here and they live from here. They are alive here. Not thought, not thought at all, but the pure experience of What Is. Thinking…of tomorrow. Thoughts…of ideas for the […]