Resistance is Futile

Sugar Plum Fairy Costume

For Christmas this year my daughter Kim and I asked for subscriptions to the National Ballet of Canada, which included a matinee performance of The Nutcracker. As much as I wanted to go, something also made me want to forget the whole thing. Resistance had shown up.

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“Ransom Note” Poetry

'Ransom Note' Poetry 6

I didn’t actually begin this art journal page with a poem in mind. It was one of those lovely serendipitous things that seems to form on its own. I’m reading Elizabeth Gilbert’s book Big Magic:Creative Living Beyond Fear in which she talks about ideas looking for someone to give them physical form. That’s how this creative […]

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