The anchor is symbol with many different meanings.. Stability: it represents the stable part of the human being. “People with high emotional stability have greater control over their emotions and are not easily affected by life’s problems or setbacks. Their feelings are more stable, they have a realistic approach to life. They are also patient,Continue reading “Anchors Part 3”
Some nautical lore from High Seas. The anchor is symbol with many different meanings: Hope: support against the complications that life presents. “Hope holds you fast like an anchor so you don’t give way.” ― Philip Pullman “If we think about what hope actually is, it is nothing more than a state of optimistic mood inContinue reading “Anchors Part One”
Let me say a little on what the High Seas brand is all about: those who know me and follow this blog know I’ve done a little time in jail, it was a great tragedy for myself, my family and friends. At the heart of my crime was deterioration in mental health so part ofContinue reading “The High Seas Brand”
Those who follow my poetry know I’m heavily interested in nautical metaphors and the idea of a lighthouse keeping weary sailors from harm is a favorite. With that in mind this is my latest foray into visual art while the poetry sits on the shelf. Keen to hear your thoughts, criticism and suggestions to helpContinue reading “Lighthouse”
Thoroughly enjoying the process of these abstract artworks. Eager for feedback or advice on how to develop creatively, let me know your thoughts. Enjoy!
More black and white abstract art..
More abstract art… the break from poetry continues.
Another drawing and then the same drawing playing around with color and text. Which do you think is better?
This is the second in a series of artwork I’ve been working on during the Canberra covid lockdown. I would love some feedback good or bad so share your thoughts if you have them.
I’ve been taking a break from poetry, mostly because I have been relatively content. For me no pain no poetry is certainly the case. Corona is raging again in my city of Canberra, Australia so being locked in I’ve found myself with a lot of spare time. At some point I got inspired to doContinue reading “Something Different”