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A Necessary Language

I’ve written many times about my creative process, but thoughts and insights about my work evolve so quickly that any words rapidly become dated and redundant. I once compared my art to a language that I learn only by direct … Continue reading

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THE BADGER, THE RUST KING AND THE SHATTERED GLASS

I wouldn’t say that I’m clumsy, just over enthusiastic and prone to rush without thought of consequences or safety. This is why my phone case is one of those pieces of equipment used by the military, that can be dropped … Continue reading

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Pattern Making and Shape Shifting

At the beginning of this year I had six weeks off work and was able to immerse myself in the finishing of a writing project and my art. My creative regime tends to be skittish and hyperkinetic. An ideal day … Continue reading

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Book Shaped Portals.

For the first time in many years I’ve started reading fiction again. I’m not referring to the inundation of misinformation by various media outlets although I can’t deny that I’ve been jumping from one news agency to another trying to … Continue reading

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The Colours in My Head

I’m an intensely seasonal creature. As the days get longer and the odd glimmer of green appears, I start to wake up and ideas and plans start pouring forth for adventures,exhibitions and happenings. I try and ground myself and not … Continue reading

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Art, Magic, The Muse and Me.

I’ve never been good at intimate relationships. I seemed to have not been gifted with an innate set of rules of engagement. The only wisdom I’ve garnered over the years, despite experience, therapy, self-help groups and books; was that I … Continue reading

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