Guard the Flame of Creativity that lights our path.

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As I have been struggling with waves of depression over the last year and a half or more, I have come to realize how fragile our creative souls really are. It is hard enough to be creative in the normal chaos and distraction of living our lives; it becomes a challenge to find the will to even try when lost in depression that won’t lift.

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inside design for 2015
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front design 2015

The Christmas cards from 2014 and 2015 were a joy to paint

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I’m hoping someday to even mount another show and that this year I may once again design a Christmas card for my friends as I did in 2014 and 2015. Last year I couldn’t even do a card design let alone mount a show. But, I sure am not giving up.

So guard the light of creativity and let yours shine. It lights the way for all of us and we are so grateful.

 

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5 thoughts on “Magic Moments-At Risk

  1. Wow, these past Christmas cards are truly beautiful works of art, Holly! Depression can be a debilitating illness, and I am glad to read that you have no plans of giving up! At times like this we must be as gentle with our fragile selves as we would be with a newborn baby or with a sweet friend overcoming medical obstacles. I hope you are surrounded by good people who are loving and gentle. Hugs!

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