Apple #21

Well, I finally got the charcoal out.

It’s very messy!

And I missed playing with all my beautiful colors.

I don’t think I’ll be using this again, but it’ll do for this week’s offering.

Apple #21

Title: There’s a heart at the center of most everything

Medium: Charcoal in my sketch pad

@—–@—–@—–@—–@

What word shall we play with today?

Hmmmmm.

Why don’t you go get your pen and paper and timer while I think about an appropriate word for this week’s stream-of-consciousness writing experiment.

I’ve been thinking about good-bye’s this week and all the meetings and partings that make up a life — how joyful the meetings and how difficult the partings — and all the ways we say good-bye.

So long.

Fare(thee)well.

God speed.

In the french language, one says adieu when saying good-bye forever (think of the von Trappe Family Singers saying good-by to their beloved country in The Sound of Music), but I much prefer the other word they use which means until we meet again because no good-bye is forever, not even the ones pretending at the finality of death.

See where your pen takes you as you meditate on the page for ten minutes on the word

au revoir

Advertisements
This entry was posted in 100 Apples and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s