ARE quotes phrases we’ve remembered for when we might need to say a load of trivia when words will not talk for you When you want your thoughts to be transparent yet deeply private No No I have no regrets
I will have no regrets
All the things that went wrong
But at last I learn to be strong etcetcetc
Is creativity a kind of inner strength do we see like others but does inspiration creep up on us not arrive like a bolt from the blue,do we have to allow this kinetic energy to flow every day without us knowing,prime it with solitude and thought and maybe the upwards thrust from a breeze far beyond us helps us see.
Like ‘Erma Blombeck’ I too wish to say ‘I used all you gave me ‘. –
I ‘ll memorize every line of my thoughts but do we ever ,or simply rerun moments like an old home movie long since consigned to the attic of our times
I once put in the forward of one of my books that if my stitches were tears I would have filled an ocean by now but I have a rainbow to sew, stitches in and stitches out –oceans and rainbows things which have always occupied space in my mind,my dreams.
Art is not living. It is a use of living. The artist has the ability to take that living and use it in a certain way, and produce art. :::Audre Lorde:::
how true but how do we get from here to there
I have been reading Carver and I love this
“What good are insights? They only make things worse.”
— Raymond Carver
Today no felting no writing no wonder my day has seemed empty and full of jumbled thinking I need to felt or write .
Stitch in stitch out round and round the mulberry bush.
My part of the new book is done .A new phase begins