Why My Heroes are Important to Me

Why My Heroes are Important to Me

The concept of a “hero” comes from the ancient Greeks.   It was thought that when a mortal person did something far beyond what a average human could do, that the memory of their act would become an immortal impression on history after their death.   It was thought...
Texas Flood

Texas Flood

The Texas Hill Country floods every year. The response is always the same. The flood in Houston is bigger – but the response is the same. We’re Texans.

Art and Spirit

Art and Spirit

My mother died almost 4 months ago. Something strange happened today when I was deciding what subject I was going to choose to draw. I opened a drawer that had been closed prior to my mother’s death and removed a couple of sketches that she had completed –...