REBALANCE – strong as a sea shell

The shell lies still in the shallow water, algae carressing it softly as the gentle waves sweep them back and forth. Looking at this painting, I feel as if I was diving. The water closes around my ears and cancels out all noise. All movement is slowed by the resistance of the water. The cool water embraces and refreshes me. A calmness settles around me. Continue reading “REBALANCE – strong as a sea shell”

REBALANCING – in the hammock

There is no better way to relax than in a hammock with a good book. Lacking these facilities, this watercolour painting at least brings the feeling to my mind. The light colours convey the refreshing calmness of a warm, slightly cloudy day without wind. The boats have docked for the day, the traffic on the river quieted. Time to relax. Continue reading “REBALANCING – in the hammock”