Thursday, November 5, 2015

Recommending "Four Stories of the Heart"

Sharing a wonder-full piece by Richard Johnson in the Washington Post, in which a common ball point pen in the hands of an attentive artist captures uncommon intimate, human moments.

A compelling essay, made even more so by the presence of hand drawn visuals.   And the level of attention the artist paid to these people and their stories.  I can't stop thinking, wow.  The sacred and spiritual touched by such attention...

It has led me to think even more about the different impacts of photography--which I also practice and love--and sketching.  And the combination of such visuals with writing...

You can read and see the whole thing here.

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