I was thinking about the Thoreau quote today, that says: "Every man is tasked to make his life, even in its details, worthy of the contemplation of his most elevated and critical hour..."
If you were to look up the definition of "contemplation" it would tell you this: "The act of looking thoughtfully at something for a long time. Deep reflective thought."
There it is right there. That's what I want this year to be about for me and for anyone who happens to stumble onto my website. Contemplation.
A lot of us are feeling tired... Tired of so much noise. Tired of constant demands on our time. Tired of ugly news, mindless chatter, talking heads and endless political speeches laced by the selfish need to voice one's own opinion. So... if you're looking for quiet, you'll find it here this year. I'm committing to it for 2017.
Less noise… more making art that is worthy of contemplation. “The act of looking thoughtfully, deeply, reflectively at something for a long time. *