I think about the mysteries we encounter in everyday things. I paint or write them.
'The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inner significance.' Aristotle
Reflections - Solo Art Show November 1st - December 31st NOTL Public Library - Rotary Room
Please drop by the NOTL Public Library during the months of November and December to see my solo art show 'Reflections'. The show will feature new paintings in oil and acrylic.
2018 Rising Spirits Celebration and Book Launch Old Winery Restaurant, NOTL October 28th 7:00 PM Join us to celebrate the winners of our Youth Writing Contest, and the launch of the 2018 Anthology. My short story, 'Seat of Justice' has been selected to be published in this special anthology. Everyone is welcome to attend.
The Bannister - a collection of winning poems published by the Canadian Author's Association - Niagara
My poem, MODERN LOVE, has been selected by judge Ellen Jaffe as one of the winners in the 2018 CAA Poetry Contest.
It will be published in The Bannister, and I will be reading at the book launch in October. Please join me at the St. Catharines Public Library, October 20th, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm. Copies of the book will be available then.
Don't forget to visit me at The Eden Mills Writers Festival on September 9th. I'll be set up on Publisher's Way on the main street of this charming town with the NOTL Writers' Circle. This is one of Canada's top Writers Festivals and the opportunities to meet outstanding Canadian authors and publishers is not to be missed. I'll be selling Writers' Circle Anthologies (with lots of my published short stories and poems) and copies of Caught Between the Walls. Check us out at www.emwf.ca. Hope to see you there!
The Paintings and Art Shows
'The artist is a receptacle for emotions that come from all over the place: from the sky, from the earth, from a scrap of paper, from a passing shape, from a spider's web.' Picasso