Course to Nowhere

on a course leading nowhere sometimes happiness other times tired and sad around the corner through to somewhere places come and go spaces turn within other faces become stranger also on a course circling growing dying flying to the skyway leading out going now-here (photograph of the Washington Pacific Coast September 2018) Advertisements

Groovy

cool n mellow up n swingin’ alive n singin’ ‘Groovy’ is 12×16″ (30x41cm) acrylic on canvas

Oracle

interpretations of stillness and motion revealing the medium is the message watching between points of no separation ‘Oracle” is 8×10″ (20x25cm) acrylic on canvas

9 Lines

what counts is most in what’s left out simple yet complex between the lines ‘9 Lines’ is 8×10″ (20x25cm) acrylic on canvas

Behind the Sun

behind the sun in front of the universe along the edge of galaxies deep and wide a secret garden in an autumn mist ‘Behind the Sun’ is 14×18″ (36x46cm) acrylic on canvas

Imagine

awake in a second believe in a dream experience the unfathomable where each moment is real dive deep stretch beyond more than just a thought ‘Imagine’ is 11×14″ (28x36cm) acrylic on canvas

Epiphany

once obscured twice observed now revealed a mysterious glance an apparant stare distance is near mind becomes clear in realization without fear ‘Epiphany’ is 16×20″ (41x51cm) acrylic on canvas

Osmosis

layers of moments permeating sea and sky across mountains assimilating time absorbing the day adapting knowing ‘Osmosis’ is 16×20″ (41x51cm) acrylic on canvas

Crosscurrents

many roads and rivers to cross leading home in the currents between at the crossroads east and west north and south melding of forms meeting of spirit ‘Crosscurrents’ is 16×20″ (41x51cm) acrylic on canvas

Ubiquity

everywhere rhythms consciousness attention life in the soil and the air in the sea and the fire a connection in all we feel and do walking through the trees listening to the wind laughing at the sun an omnipresent seagull a ubiquitous shadow a luminous moon here and gone in the ways we move fast … More Ubiquity

Cosmic Dance

the tide comes in the dream of the world awakes in countless sun’s delicate matter and supernatural radiance a placeless space appearing at the edge finds eyes of infinity everywhere disappearing into the dance no name for this horizon turning ahead of the curve the tide goes out ‘Cosmic Dance’ is 14×11″ (36x28cm) acrylic on … More Cosmic Dance

Sensibility

subtle acuity discernment with awareness qualities of taste nourishment substance and true nature like weeding out a garden to let the food grow bringing out the best letting go of the rest ‘Sensibility’ is 11×14″ (28x36cm) acrylic on canvas

Conundrum

paradoxes stuck in boxes creating confusion with a separate illusion the same things in different places mirroring unique spaces home yet not home together and alone outside but inside too neither up nor down lost or found a little bit here a little bit there like life in death death in life one breath simple … More Conundrum

Harmonic Convergence

words only music can describe tingling across the piano of consciousness entering elemental realms of natural planetary rhythms merging into the air of spaces between energy changing ‘Harmonic Convergence’ is 12×12″ (30x30cm)¬†acrylic on wood panel more paintings at my freshly updated website mjsaf.com

Self-portrait

honest reflections of a natural self un-masked in ageless wonder and essence a unique experience not uniform but unified in variation true to form ‘Self-portrait’ is 16×20″ (41x51cm) acrylic on canvas

Emanation

a painter painting a flower from the vine a quiet dog listening in the sand perceptible but abstract connections to the source ageless presence from an ancient land circling through an endless sky the emanating ground of all things origins ‘Emanation’ is 12×12″ (30x30cm) acrylic on wood visit my artist website at mjsaf.com for more … More Emanation

Unity

one harmonious infinitude a unified arrangement a non-dual porpoise a single pigeon a soaring eagle one rotating planet a common ground for truth and values all the same lives sharing humanity connecting with nature evolving with the cosmos wholeness not broken by fear and hate only illusions of separation ‘Unity’ is 12×11″ (30x28cm) acrylic on … More Unity

Nocturne

NOCTURNE the naked light of winter reflected in the snow silhouetted by the moon turning night growing cold going home inside soon ‘Nocturne’ is 12×11″ (30x28cm) acrylic on wood

Convolution

this world of beliefs and perceptions old and new near and afar all happening all at once this world a complex integration a vast confusion yet cosmically ordered and finely tuned immigrating inward projecting outward spiraling onward this world of the same crazy dream going on this world just another speck in the Universe ‘Convolution’ … More Convolution

Wu Wei

hearts in rhythm with the beat of life waves in succession with the flow of nature not running to not running from just walking every move action free ‘Wu Wei’¬†is 12×9″ (30x23cm) acrylic on wood panel “Wei-wu-wei, the action of nonaction, is the central paradox of Taoism” for more ideas on this subject check out … More Wu Wei