Category Archives: Musing
I never would have guessed that Jack Fost was a scratchboard artist (or is that “scratchfrost” arist?) Scratchfrost. Digital photograph. Copyright 2015, Tania Nault.
“My friends, love is better than anger. Hope is better than fear. Optimism is better than despair. So let us be loving, hopeful, and optimistic. And we’ll change the world.” ~ Jack Layton (1950-2011) Canadian politician and democratic socialist. Canadians, of … Continue reading
Whenever I feel at loose ends with my artistic self, I find it helpful to read (and, yes, re-read) books about the creative process. One of my favourite books about creativity is Stephen King’s On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft. And, pray … Continue reading
“Closure is a myth. You learn to live with the hole in your heart.” ~Renee Rodin in The Heart Does Break: Canadian Writers on Grief and Mourning. Today is May 28th and, were she still alive, would be my grandmother’s birthday. Grandma … Continue reading