There have been two common threads throughout my life that I am choosing to follow today: painting and mindfulness. I will still write and work on the poetry label, but this is what I have to offer to the world at this time. I’m wishing you all the best as I embark on this path. It won’t be easy, but I will find my way. Here’s the first painting of a new series I started today, based on abstraction and figuration, in which I will explore zen.