poetry

Yugen

October 21, 2019 |

I find it fascinating that in different languages there are sometimes single words for topics or concepts that in other languages have to be explained with many words. And when…

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A Glimpse of Hope

October 20, 2019 |

Just finished a new small series of images called “A Glimpse of Hope”. My father has been in hospital for a few months now and it looked really bad for…

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New beginnings…

October 15, 2019 |

It has been a while and I needed that time off from creating and all social media. Now I feel ready to create again and I have quite a few…

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So Sorry…

July 18, 2019 |

Puppy eyes, a paw in my hand, a wet tongue, licking my tears away – I had to break your trust, it breaks my heart. So sorry…. You might have…

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Dreams of Wings…

July 9, 2019 |

So what do you do when you realise that… your photography has become too difficult, your gear and process have become cumbersome and keep you from enjoying an intuitive and…

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Not important…

May 21, 2019 |

That strange feeling that everything I write has to be somehow important, that every image I take has to be ‘special’, that every painting I make needs to convey a…

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My painting journey…

March 15, 2019 |

When deciding about my goals for this year there was one thing above all that my soul was aching for…something that I had in a way forbidden myself to dream…

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Herbstblut

January 9, 2019 |

Drops of Autum blood On Winter’s pale face – Seeds of Spring… Just added this to my portfolio – I really like the way it turned out.

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Farewell and Welcome

January 1, 2019 |

I hope you all had a wonderful start into the new year. Ours was as peaceful as we had hoped, just watching the fireworks in the distance and enjoying our…

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2019 – My Year of ‘Ma’

December 28, 2018 |

I am sitting here on the couch, looking out of our large glass window at another grey and calm winter morning (quick snapshot below) – just the sound of a…

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Herbstblut

By Isabel / January 9, 2019 /

Drops of Autum blood On Winter’s pale face – Seeds of Spring… Just added this to my portfolio – I really like the way it turned out.

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Farewell and Welcome

By Isabel / January 1, 2019 /

I hope you all had a wonderful start into the new year. Ours was as peaceful as we had hoped, just watching the fireworks in the distance and enjoying our time together. My final way of saying farewell to 2018 is in the form of a haiku. I watch from the platform –my one-way-ticketexpired… And…

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The Journey – Chapter 2

By Isabel / July 12, 2018 /

Please press start if you would like to hear me read the story.   She opened her eyes. How did she get here? Where was here? She knew she had been looking for something important, something she could not remember because she had lost it a long time ago – a lifetime ago. There was…

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Fallen Stars

By Isabel / June 20, 2018 /

Early morning walk, through a sea of fallen stars – My feet are wet.

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A Crack in the Sky

By Isabel / June 16, 2018 /

Breakers in the sky, A crack in the forest – I am soaring up high…

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Not enough…

By Isabel / June 12, 2018 /

Cracks in the dusty ground, Flowers withered on sad trees – My tears are not enough…

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Haiku to the rescue!

By Isabel / June 9, 2018 /

In my last blog post I shared with you how I had jeopardized my own creativity by imposing rules on my work. This time I would like to tell you a bit more about what helped me to overcome this creative block and other thoughts around the topic which seems to connect with so many…

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Just shoot…

By Isabel / June 7, 2018 /

I bet you thought you would have to wait some months now until the next blog post…but no, it is already here! No need to worry though that there will be a blog post every day – that would be too much for anyone I feel but neither will there be a fixed schedule. In…

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The book that will not be published…

By Isabel / January 11, 2018 /

The last two months have been full of decisions for me – some easy, others hard and took a while but the decluttering of my life was not done after the house was ‚clean‘… This was one of the harder decisions but I feel that it was the right one after all. This is a…

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Metamorphosis

By Isabel / August 29, 2017 /

I was overwhelmed by the positive response I got on my last blog post. Thank you all so much for your kind words and for sharing with me your own stories. I often find it easier to put my feelings and dreams into poems and pictures than into “plain text”. It gives me more room…

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Whispers from Beyond

By Isabel / August 7, 2017 /

She felt a lightness in her soul, as the sadness dissolved and she became one with the whispers…                

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The beauty of not fitting in…

By Isabel / July 18, 2017 /

                For most of my life I felt as if I did not belong, as if I was wrong. Until I learned that feeling wrong can still be right for someone.                  

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