Jan 18 2013

Contemplation

Blogging in English takes time. English is not my native language and, although I like to think I’m pretty good in it, I keep the dictionary at hand to look up specific words. Like ‘contemplation.’ I could have used another word (‘reflection’ or ‘ consideration’) but I spend at least 10 minutes googling and checking and looking for the exact right word – I’m picky like that.

This means, that writing a blogpost costs me half a day. Coming up with a title or theme, shooting the right photos (+ cropping and adding the watermark), finding the right words to share what I want to share… I like blogging though, so I don’t mind taking the time for it to try and do it right.

But

(Yep – you felt it coming – there’s a but…)

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Feb 4 2011

Mermaids and bare feet

Have you seen the “One World One Heart” post on top of my blog?
If you haven’t read that yet, you should!
OWOH is an awesome event, and you can still jump on the bandwagon
if you like. (and even if you don’t participate in OWOH, if you leave me
a comment on my OWOH post you have as much chanceĀ  as everyone else
to win my giveaway!)

I’m still working my way down on the OWOH list of participants, and these
passed days my heart was filled with beautiful art, amazing inspiration
and lovely words. There are so many talented women out there!

I came across a colourful garden girl
I walked along the beach with a sealovin’ gypsy
I stumbled upon a creative dancer
I fell in love with this magical mermaid

and I met many, many other mixed media artists, art journalers,
doll makers, storytellers and kindred souls!

In between bloghopping, I did make some art journal pages too!

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