April 2009

28 Apr

Path of petals

“Pain and conflict are, to a large extent, the result of a discrepancy between the way we think others should treat us, react to us, and appreciate us, and the way they actually do. Many of our miseries are thus rooted in self-pity, the most worthless of all human emotions.” –Ann Davies, Qabalist teacher Too […]

19 Apr

All you can pink

Five Good Things: 1. Cherry blossoms, especially the pink ones. They are very cheeky with their attention grabbing colour shouting, “Look at me!” And smile. 2. Dinner at Hapa Izakaya on Friday evening with a cute mann. So much good food. 3. Spending all of Saturday outside in the sunshine and fresh air while taking […]

11 Apr

Artfest 2009: There and back again

It’s hard to write about Artfest a week after my return. Things just don’t feel as fresh in my mind, and it wasn’t the transformational experience for me that it seems to have been for lots of people that have attended over the years. I think the reason why is because I feel very in […]

09 Apr

Artfest 2009: Show and Tell

On the final evening of Artfest everyone brings their work together in one place for a group show. It’s a great way to see what people were doing in other classes. I think it also helps people decide on classes they may want to consider the next time they attend Artfest. It was really crowded […]

08 Apr

Clarifying your definitions of high achievement

I have a long blog post about my experiences at Artfest hanging over my head. I had planned to start writing up something today but when I finally got through my other projects for the day I just wasn’t into writing a blog post. I think it’s going to be a weekend project, along with […]

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