I had a dream

And as Effy invited us to share a dream we gave up and where it brought us in our blogalong I guess it’s time to ‘fess up: I’m living my dream..I’ve never given up on any of them and I’m always achieving more every day. As a kid I never knew what I wanted to … More I had a dream

My Life in Magenta

Day 9 of the Blogalong with Effy Wild and we were prompted to share something we have created which could be autobiographical. Searching my records, full of pictures of recent paintings in various states of refinement I happened upon this: I created this using digital imagery and exploring the concept of Layers of Truth. The … More My Life in Magenta

Karma – gift or curse?

When we are sick, struggling or feel unable to change the biggest of challenges in our life, is it Karma? Are we being punished for something? And what of ‘nice, kind’ people, why do they suffer? I was posed this question, indirectly, by Diane of whichsideoftherainbow  During our Blogalong challenge with EffyWild.com I wanted to explore Diane’s supposition … More Karma – gift or curse?

In my hometown…

Life was grey, a post war concrete jungle of hopes and dreams built upon the rubble of lost lives and lost lives. A midlands life of middling expectations and less than promising opportunities. The doors we saw shut in our face, they were not the type that opened onto green vista’s, oh no, those doors … More In my hometown…

Whoa Nelly!

Don’t you just Love that title? It’s kinda silly and exciting and gets the blood pumping. Makes me think about horses bolting, or women becoming over-amorous, or…I don’t know just stuff moving too fast. Today’s prompt from the Effy Wild Blogalong Challenge is What is something you struggle with? What battles are you fighting that … More Whoa Nelly!