...to stand on the meeting of two eternities, the past and future, which is precisely the present moment; to toe that line. -H D Thoreau

We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be
to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time. -
T. S. Eliot


Lunch with Minotaur - repeated here

plate #8

In the past, not having the emotional equipment
to deflect it / it ran through me.
The painted faces accuse and mock but no longer damage. In this particular illusion, the labyrinth turned ware house is set for a late night critique. Painted faces all around and torches everywhere. A nudging voice asks if I brought a sack lunch.
I got that it would be a very long trial.

here is no satisfaction. Only a glorious dissatisfaction. There is no final touch that makes a work perfect. It will always remain perfectly and clearly unfinished. It is that absolute motivation that keeps one moving on.


  1. "...painted faces accuse and mock but no longer damage"

    Powerful line!

  2. it will never be finished... and so we cannot get it WRONG ...since it will never be done!!!

  3. Very thought-provoking. Happy TT

  4. So glad I found your blog. I'm enjoying your visual art, your poetry and your overall perspective on things. Thank you for putting your work out there. I'm inspired.

  5. "There is no final touch...It will always remain..." Love those lines and so true in visual art.

  6. waht you say about the never finished and perfect work is very so understandeble for me!


  7. can't decide if i like ur visual,or your words, more.
    This is a good problem to have, as "they" say...