Valerie's talent is awesome. Blog: www.visualblessings.blogspot.com "I want my life to reflect the knowledge that God loves me and desires an intimate relationship with each one of us. My hope is that my artistic expression and teaching will encourage people to experience creative, and loving interactions with God, themselves and others.
Art by Will Ashford "These altered book drawings by will ashford are incredible. I love the idea of using old books to create new art. There is a legacy and lineage being played with here. A trust that poetry can emerge from unexpected places. This art also proves in a beautiful way, that everything is open to the viewers interpretation, even something as "permanent" as the printed page."
neatloaf: Altered Books
Sonia Choquette “ Pay attention. Look outward. Be in the moment. Stop. Look. Listen to the world around you. Wherever you are hiding in your thoughts, snap out of it. Do not let ghosts of your past, or the frightful imaginings of a phantom future steal away from your today and the power it holds for you to be all that you are destined to be.
...this is from what an astronaut wrote from space when he learned that a friend had been in one of the planes that flew into the World Trade Center on 9/11. He said that "tears don't flow the same in space...." I can't imagine being so far away from our country when something so awful happened. It touched all of us...even in outer space.
September 12th memory
Blessed is the one who trusts in the LORD, whose confidence is in him. He will be like a tree planted by the water that sends out its roots by the stream. It does not fear when heat comes; its leaves are always green. It has no worries in a year of drought and never fails to bear fruit. -from Jeremiah 17:7-8 NI