Water Lily: 7 Line Teaser

“The glory of friendship is not the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile nor the joy of companionship; it is the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Last week, when my family and I were onContinue reading “Water Lily: 7 Line Teaser”

Claude Monet, the Water Lilies, Paris and L’Orangerie

“Thanks to water, [Monet] has become the painter of what we cannot see. He addresses that invisible spiritual surface that separates light from reflection. Airy azure captive of liquid azure … Color rises from the bottom of the water in clouds, in whirlpools.”   Claude Monet, the Water Lilies, Paris and L’Orangerie My family andContinue reading “Claude Monet, the Water Lilies, Paris and L’Orangerie”