Category Archives: Imagination

What on earth is creative about installation art?

When I go into an art gallery filled with the masters, be they Rembrandt or Robert Bateman, my first reaction is “Wow! How did they do that?” My second reaction is: “I could never do anything that good in a million years.” When … Continue reading

Posted in -People-, Imagination | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

What are the basic ABCs of creativity?

Remember those alphabet blocks you had as a child? How they became the building blocks for castles and forts and towers that could be toppled with a satisfying crash?  I begin with these ABC basics when I start to think about creativity. … Continue reading

Posted in -Self-, Imagination | Tagged | Leave a comment

The perfect vacation

What would you do for vacation if money and time were no object? Take a summer cruise to Antarctica? Stroll the beaches on the South of France? Do some extreme skiing in the Swiss Alps?   Not having much time or money, … Continue reading

Posted in -Earth-, Imagination | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

I wish I could have known them

In researching a recent blog about I came across a man I wish I had known. James Moffett died young, only 66, and he died handsome. But it was his spirit, more than his appearance, that came through so clearly.  I … Continue reading

Posted in -People-, Imagination | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Inspire me! 10 ways to nudge a reluctant genie

I’ve given myself the goal of posting something in this blog each day for the next 60 days. Which means I do have to come up with something to write about.  I thought it might be interesting to go through my … Continue reading

Posted in -Words-, Imagination, Writing | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Why we can’t fly

I sat on the back porch at dawn today, watching the sparrows dive in to the feeder, while the hummingbirds performed aerial acrobatics overhead. Even the pigeons, so clumsy on the ground, soared and gyrated in the morning air. Bird … Continue reading

Posted in -Self-, Imagination | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment