Expectant Mary, a Christmas Poem

holy seed / sprouts and grows / in silence / in darkness / in secret / new life flutters / with presence / with promise . . .

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Art & Healing: Painting (4/6)

In the summer of 2016, on a whim, I answered an ad in which a young woman working on an art degree offered private art tutoring. A couple of times a month she came over for an afternoon and worked with me on drawing, then painting. Soon I was copying famous paintings, then attempting my […]

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