artist and author

  he makes a line a word upon the paper the paper on the easel has a tooth or so they say he is writing all of his life into an opus in pastel she is painting a portrait in the most important part he tries to capture what she has meant he emerges in … Continue reading artist and author

Essentially Enigma

  I will draw you in a dervish swirl from pallet onto paper cream and dimple hungry for the shape and hue emergence of you from rapid dabs and strokes by brushes coarse for vital shape and background fine for definition of the porous contour detail hid inside the mystery of your face I whirl … Continue reading Essentially Enigma

oracle midwife (cubist morning : picasso day)

his middle eye is focused on something still to come his other one is watching us with one ear he’s listening the other is not here his lips are murmuring whispers of what will be what will be of what has been a gesture an incantation tics and twitches and shouts and screams birthing rites … Continue reading oracle midwife (cubist morning : picasso day)

The Sun Shines In On Your Books

Inspired by the phrase 'The Sun Shines In On Your Books',from the poem 'Madonna of the Evening Flowers' written by Amy Lowell. This now comprises a part of The Linkages Project I immerse myself in your pictures,sketched in the clarity of coldnight without moon. Sharpness ofline and image.You draw me in, watchingthe pale detail of a white … Continue reading The Sun Shines In On Your Books

Picture on a Wall

pasteled into a picture-frame is landscape slow blowing a breath of heated wind through my hair underneath a eucalyptus branch showing bark as fine as paper done in greys and reds and the brown map of cicatrising insect trailings into mountain shapes faded by a hazy distance like dim colour-clouds filtering the vision that is … Continue reading Picture on a Wall