So Kelee and I headed out for our daily walk and were soon joined by a couple of visitors—two horses—that followed us all the way out to the Llano. I have to say we created quite a stir with our herd when we arrived at Kelee’s old homestead. Luckily I had my camera and, as […]
Kelee has a sister dog now named Skye and, in such an interesting way, she saved his life at the same time he was saving hers. What I didn’t tell you about his surgery (see previous post A Three Legged Man of the West) was that, like me after hemorrhaging (see previous post My Re-Birthday), […]
Unbeknownst to me, the dog was silently watching me feed his horses from across the road in the shadows of his house. One day he approached me and asked for help.
This is part 2 of a 2 part series. Read part 1 here: The Night I Died: The Whole Story, Part 1 The medic closest to my ear on that night I died apologized for the hospital. It had a bad reputation and, although the closest hospital is mandated in cases of near death, I […]
This is part 1 of a 2 part series. Read part 2 here: The Night I Died: The Whole Story, Part 2 On March 8, 1996 I awoke in the night feeling odd. I went into the bathroom and hemorrhaged. In a split second I lost a very large quantity of my body’s blood. Beyond […]
It was doing The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron in 1996 that brought me back to my art. I want to share an exercise I did in July of ‘96 that I’ve kept all these years. The task was to write a letter from me at 80 to me at my current age. I was […]
I am a serious working artist. I believe the universe has told me to paint. But in guiding me to paint it’s also telling me to heal.