Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Atelier


Atelier 688

Awake in the deep part of the night.
I have put up and taken down several posts.
Now I shall just cover my wordlessness with blank canvas.
Or maybe parachute cloth protecting frayed wishes.
Imagine cocooning in that place. I am a cliche.


14 comments:

  1. no, you're not.
    you are the votive candle.

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  2. We are all cliches. We know what we want and it is peace.

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  3. Happy holidays Angella
    best wishes Isabel x

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  4. Well, we can both be cliches. I've been obsessing over/poring over pictures of beds and ateliers and other private spaces. I think it means I need rest, but the real kind -- not just sleep, but rest.

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  5. I have a totally different take on that fabulous photograph -
    Because of the canvas, and the paintings, I'm assuming the person is an artist.
    I look at the oil paintings and I want to grab my brushes!! :)
    I also thought, "I hope those paintings are totally dry, otherwise that area would really stink ." Ha!
    I wish you a wonderful Holiday, my friend.
    Sending love ~

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  6. Isn't it great to have a blog where you can write and work out your feelings, and then take the posts down again if need be? Sometimes silence is the best form of expression. I think I get a sense of your mindset even when you say so little.

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  7. susan, your comment hits my funny bone on so many levels! love to you.

    ms moon, i wish you peace, darling woman. and margaritas on the beach.

    isabel, thank you! happy holidays to you, too!

    elizabeth, i know what you mean down to my bones. love.

    gabriele, you are a true artist. i have always fantasized about that life. romanticized it too. hugs.

    steve, i love that i met you in this place. have a wonderful first christmas in london! xo

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  8. Love it. And I agree with Steve. Happy and Peace-filled Holidays to you!
    xox

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  9. Another great sleeping area. I agree though, if this is an active studio it would drive me away with the smells if I was trying to sleep. Perhaps it's not for sleep though.

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  10. Kathleen, thank you, dear one. Happy happy to you and your fam.

    Kristin, you know I keep staring into this picture and I don't see any painted canvases. I think that picture on the wall is a photo, and that's a mirror at the foot of the bed. all that to say, i could climb onto that mattress and sleep happily...

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  11. You are anything but a cliche. Believe it.
    love,
    Rebecca

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  12. You? A cliche? Never.

    Hey, sister Angella. You = Awesome.

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  13. Remember the night is a beast form. There's a reason werewolves only come out in darkness. I wonder if the idea started that way - because we seem to transform in the deepest part of night?
    I'll come howl at the moon with you next time.
    xoxo

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  14. Rebecca, thank you dear soul.

    Grady sister, thank you too.

    Rachel, we'll make a kind of music, howling at the moon. i like that idea very much!

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