Archive for the ‘Composition’ Category

The Art of Art

“…For art is the expression of the soul of the common man, and professional artists are not common men.” Wallace Stevens is a good example of the outpourings of a normal man as refined art. He spent most of his adult life working for the Hartford insurance company. There’s a story I’ve heard told of […]

More »

Excerpt from “The Letters” series

Here’s an excerpt from book one (in progress) of my fantasy fiction series “The Letters”, entitled “Oh, You Drained the Great Sea, Nice Trick”      â€œDo you like my fish?” a tiny voice spoke from the doorway.      “Oh yes, she is a beautiful fish,” Marten replied, turning to find a small, dark-skinned girl with two pig […]

More »

It gets better

I am a firm believer that when we pass through hard days, no matter God’s primary purpose, there will come a time when someone else will find themselves where we were, and no one but us will have the understanding to empathize. I’m posting the following that I wrote just a few weeks ago, because […]

More »