Be like a waterlily

I painted this picture shortly after returning from my Vipassana meditation retreat last November. I called it ‘Touching the surface’. I now know that it should be renamed “Be like a waterlily” (although the flower is pink not white…read on)! The image and colours simply appeared on the canvas as usual, me just holding the…

To BE or not to BE…

To Be or not to BE…that is a very interesting question. Or more to the point: Why ARE we? I did what I do many mornings after my daily Sudoku and meditation; I take a book (normally the Mother’s ‘Agenda’, whichever volume I’m reading at the time – but this time it was the book…