Sketchbook Project, FEAR

This year I participated in the Sketchbook Project out of Brooklyn.
The idea of being part of hundreds of artists and writers creating books on the
topic of Fear or Hope at this time in our country’s history was a calling.
I wanted to do Fear AND Hope, but chose fear as I had to choose.
I slipped some items on hope in the journal anyway.

It is MY journal statement, after all and a time of fear without hope is suicidal!

I became stuck partway through.
I kept expressing the fears I have for our country and lives
then did not want to show them publicly.

The redactions became the point of the journal.

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hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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4 Responses to Sketchbook Project, FEAR

  1. Dan Antion says:

    I was raised to believe that there is always hope and a reason to hope.

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