On Narrative.

On Narrative in Art. This is a hard one to grapple with as narrative can and should be open and changeable for each piece of Art. 

Stream of consciousness #2.

I want no approximations, just the raw emotion, will do, in fact; anything raw will do, I have just fallen in love with you, so no approximations will do.

The Big Silence.

  Yesterday, I received the sad news that one of my old friends/housemates died recently. I think on reflection that I reacted quite emotionally, due to my old bond with the person who died and also due to the rekindling of old bereavements I have had experienced in the years gone by. Upon hearing thatContinue reading “The Big Silence.”

Creative Destruction.

In the last in a series of posts to this site, I want to write about a concept of creative practice and art in general. An approach called creative destruction.

Mass

Today, being at Mass was refreshing; hearing the Priest talk was wholesome and rewarding.

Psychosis.

In the course of my life, I find it best to remain positive, but this can be extremely difficult at times.

Elation

    This is another personal article on a subject of my choice. It regards mental health in general and elation, a state of heightened joy in particular. Or the absence of it in my life. This article is in a sense just a record of my past emotional state’s’.

Loss

Loss of a loved one from your life can be difficult, hard to put it mildly.

From a perspective of ‘gain’ in a relative sense, I can say that loss and the grief that follows can be a wholly traumatic experience. 

Advocacy

I have been stimulated to write a little for myself this evening and in recent days. On various topics, but the word: Advocacy, stands out for me. As a word and a thing, to be loved. I am looking for inspiration you see, to develop my artistic practice and work in new ways and alsoContinue reading “Advocacy”

‘Empathy’

‘noun
1. the psychological identification with or vicarious experiencing of the feelings, thoughts, or attitudes of another.
2. the imaginative ascribing to an object, as a natural object or work of art, feelings or attitudes present in oneself:’¹.