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POETS, PAINTERS and COSMIC EGGS


CORN2TXT

#Poetry #Landscape #painting#spirituality #literarysuspense An Alexander Wainwright Cyberspace adventure Poets: I woke inside a dream. Thick fog had settled over everything blurring bright colours behind it. Such hazy beauty usually signaled the arrival of a CyberSpace adventure. The fog reluctantly drifted off to reveal a stunning sunset created by a masterful artist. Before me lay […]

ART ~ the Remedy for Year End Blues


Happy New Year, 2016, holiday, War, Peace, Art, celebrate, spirit, overcoming fear, writers, painters, Hopper, Vermeer, J M W Turner, novels.

For me, war is the lowest and darkest expression of humankind. But ART is our highest and very finest expression of the human spirit. A lot of people say 2015 has been a tough year. Everybody’s fearful of something. At the end of each year, we review all the worst times that we and our […]

SPIRITUALITY ~ in the ARTS


YIN YANG

We hear lots of talk about spirituality but what is it—really? Probably everyone has some definition—so here is mine just for me. Of course, it’s yours if you like it. Spirituality is that search for something I can rarely see. But somehow I’m convinced that a hint of something meaningful lies beneath, beyond or behind […]

The Poet and the Marvellous White Sheep.


literature, why do writers write what they write, what influences writers, Pablo Neruda, Nobel Prize for literature, art, novels, magic realism.

By now I hope you’ve come across The Trilogy of Remembrance page on Facebook.  It’s dedicated to literature, art and the examined life [in honour of Socrates who despised the unexamined life.] AND also to The Drawing Lesson, The Fate of Pryde and Night Crossing which comprise The Trilogy of Remembrance.  On that Facebook page, we have […]

SPIRITUALITY and Creativity ~ ENCOUNTERS IN VENICE


muse, novels about artists, art, spirituality, creativity, Venice, San Marco, Beethoven, Helen Keller, blindness, deafness, café Florian, music, Beethoven’s ninth symphony, Canaletto, painting.

Surely we’ve met before! I am Alexander Wainwright, landscape painter in London. I must tell you about a very strange event occurring at a cafe in San Marco Piazza in Venice. In fact, my story may give you chills as it did me.  Some of you may read my story and think it nonsensical. Others […]