Month: May 2016

Caring for body & soul

I finally made steps to return to my routine of caring better for my soul.

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A sleepless night’s pondering

Can’t sleep, thinking about self portraits, about hair, about collage and silk thread somehow weaving it all together, about the Silk Road and the Taklamakan (yeah, that one is a little random, but I just watched a documentary about the Silk Road today and it would explain the silk imagery in my mind).. Thinking about project ideas for income, about project ideas to keep the Muse happy, about ideas in general, about the many books I have not read and that travel so badly on planes.. Thinking about soon being back in the Wild West, about the thoughts I had when I last left.. Thinking about the way America felt so brutal to my sensitive soul and thinking about the taste of opportunity that calls from Westcoast to Westcoast.. Thinking about how I keep on travelling from West to West.. You could argue that a German Artist from West Germany, moving to West England, to West America, visiting West India and West Thailand has a very west leaning travel direction.. Maybe it is time to …

finding life solutions on the internet..

Today life is uncomfortable so I am of course searching for answers on the internet… Usually when I attempt this it turns into a huge messy, many hour marathon resulting in pretty much zero progress. But today seems promising. After spending 3 hours examining the free course offerings of a open courseware programs as well as several distance learning university websites I thought it might be best to take a digestion & thinking break. Obviously I can’t sign up for all the courses that I marked as interesting, there aren’t the hours in my life! (HOW do people ever get bored!?) I need to tackle my issues differently, I need to work out what it really is that I need & want. I have spent a while getting distracted by the candy stores of education, of holistic health offerings, this and that distraction, travel blogs, documentary photographers websites.. the list of distractions really is endless. My ongoing task is to get to the core of the discontent that I am currently carrying within my bones. On this …