The dark matters

The ancient Chinese got their ink from  smoky oil lamps, brushing away deposited soot and mixing it into a paste that hardened into "stones".  This black was pure, indelible and did not fade, and they fell in love with it.  They used it not only for writing  but for painting, which they saw as just another way to express their thoughts....

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Never alone

The strength and truth you taught me is all I need to remember. It is all within me.

The fortitude and resilience thats innate from being born and brought up in a third world country are my stepping stone to life.

Respect! Compassion! Humbleness. Strength of character. Will-power. Empathy.

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A beginners mind

Creatively speaking, when ego enters the mind of an artist, muse can no longer abide. For artists that create, the pureness of this state of being true to your art is next to none. To stay worthy and inspired in a world full of distractions and fake social hype - resetting the mind is a very cleansing process.

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That Big Magic!

A creative life is an amplified life. It’s a bigger life, a happier life, an expanded life, and a hell of a lot more interesting life. Living in this manner—continually and stubbornly bringing forth the jewels that are hidden within you—is a fine art, in and of itself.

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