arleneFrom a sketchbook note: The creation of words within a painting, even if erased leave behind an arabesque of shape, line and future…. I believe that words and images possess the power to live in our imagination for years, illuminating our thoughts and ultimately, changing us and the way we experience our lives and see the world.



6.15.06, 9:46 p.m

Poetry lets you see how you are caught in the web of this moment and at the same time offers you a way out.

– written while sitting in the chair, at my desk