Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Turn and Face the Strange Changes

We are in a state of flux. Change is on the wind. Uncertainty gnawing at the pit of my stomach.

I am not good with change, but I keep reminding myself that positive things can come from change just as easily as bad. I am willing good to be born from the upheavals great and small (but hopefully only small, just a teensy bit of upheaval would be nice. Thanks.), and I am willing myself to step forward into the next chapter with energy and hope.


Act, 9"x9" journal page on 90lb watercolour paper,
acrylic, graphite, ink & collage

9 comments:

  1. change and i are'nt great friends either, so i feel your pain. change, as it has turned out for us over here, has brought some amazing gifts that i never would have anticipated. blind faith, i think is the term, needed now. and my fave saying that is my one true touchstone in times of sheer panic and insanity? This too shall pass. Never fails. But I think there are some great things to come for you E, you are such an inspiration to me. I have faith in you :)(hugs)

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  2. Evangeline, I love how you are positive about it though. That in itself is inspiring. I've went through a lot of changes in my life, expecting the worst, but hoping for the best. Best of wishes. I will be keeping you in my thoughts as you go through these changes.

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  3. Ch-ch-ch-ch Changes! I sure am thinking about you and hoping everything works out best for you and your family. Your art is very evocative, I can almost feel it. Keep arting what's on the inside, lean on your friends and don't let the pressure build up! You seem so grounded and positive, and that's probably a mommy thing, because we have to be, don't we?
    Thanks for sharing, and I'm thinking good thoughts and sending them your way....

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  4. oh if we could only be ok with uncertainty... I am now in the habit of thinking that the universe is conspiring in my favor, so change must be good!! : )

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  5. "I am now in the habit of thinking that the universe is conspiring in my favor, so change must be good!" I LOVE this!!! :D I need it on a bumper sticker, or a t-shirt! ;)

    Thank you so much for the kind words and well wishes. They help so much. <3 I am not good with this limbo stage. I will be much better when I know what's next, either way. But perhaps the universe is conspiring in my favour too... :)

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  6. Hi dear, look what might be something for you:

    http://wovenletters.blogspot.com/2010/03/collage-box-project-second-one.html

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  7. the first thing i saw:

    a beautiful wind tossed sea with a boat in the lower right corner, making it's way

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  8. What a wonderful page. Love the background and the search for images within.

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  9. Just love this painting- beautiful- from the feel of the work's flow, to the colors, to the clock and ACT- all super. Just want to keep looking at it! Gorgeous!

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