Portrait in magenta and blue; bright and faded

Editing this picture and recalling well the letter I was reading then, I have had sad thoughts and intimations refuting my favourite Wordsworth's verses (those about "the splendor in the grass...") – since I realize I will always grieve, and never find strength nor consolation in what remains behind; neither in the primal sympathy –which … Continue reading Portrait in magenta and blue; bright and faded

Loony Pics #9 – Not a ‘sissy’ anymore, just a normal woman

When someone makes the big shift, everything is unstable, beginning by their mind and body. Often one tries to overdo postures, attitudes, attires and complements (which mostly explain the stuffed pet in this picture; ... it was not even mine). Anyway it was one of my first overtly feminine portraits as an adult, not so … Continue reading Loony Pics #9 – Not a ‘sissy’ anymore, just a normal woman