December 7, 2016

Wait without thought, Part 2

Yesterday I was scheduled for a mammogram. You see, 18 months ago I had a mastectomy. Typing these words and knowing that I lived through that […]
December 6, 2016

Wait without hope

There are many moments as I get older, where it’s been crucial to wait for some kind of news, often related to one’s health, but equally […]
December 5, 2016

Open your depths by plunging into them

If you have been following my writing over the years, you know that I am a fan of Rainer Maria Rilke. His birthday was yesterday. I am […]
December 4, 2016


Yesterday I was listening to an ancient mixed CD and rediscovered the song Birds by Mark Shepard, a pretty obscure little gem of a tune by […]
December 15, 2014

Between mountains

Sometimes I have no idea what I am making. Today is one of those days. I look forward to ten months from now when I will […]
June 1, 2014

It all comes together through process

The first show at PRESS this summer features the work of Alke Groppel-Wegener, MCLA Hardman Family grant awardee who spent part of January and May working […]