A Selection of Paintings from 2009
Title: "The wind is blowing around my face, little strands are tickling my skin."
Medium: Oil on plywood
Size: 35 x 45cm
Title: "Perhaps he does love me."
Size: 36 x 45 cm
Title: "What I remember from the drive to Cohuna was the long, straight, flat plains and roads. And the mirages. "
Title: "The chooks have laid and I’m making banana bread with our first egg. It had two yolks!"
Title: "Deep in my soul I knew it was where I had lived and grown up."
Title: "I could have paid someone for their time but I like being in control and able to see each stage as it develops."
Title: "If I was born in Tibet, I’d be Buddhist."
Title: "He doesn’t ask me to explain myself."
Title: "I’m scared of loosing the intimacy we’ve sometimes experienced."
Title: "He’s dancing to some beautiful ambient music in front of me with the sliding doors open wide, looking out over the sea."
Title: "It’s so bloody hot today."
Title: "I know it’s a long journey – learning how to communicate. It’s something we’ll be practicing until the day we die."
Title: "It was a bit scary calling, but I soon got over that. I told her all my news and everything was back to normal."
Size: 15 x 45cm
Title: "The sun’s shining today. It’s beautiful. I’m thinking of staying overnight again."
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Title: "I’m feeling better – less stressed and more able to relax – although confused how to start today. It’s ok. I’ll have a cuppa."
Title: "I was trying to fill the empty spaces with trivial up-beat conversation, too afraid to ask him how he was; it was bad timing anyway."
Title: "His sunglasses are resting on his head."
Title: "We went for a paddle. It was very windy & blustery, but fun!"
Size: 16 x 22cm
Title: "I loved the sounds of the birds and the smell of the creek."
Title: "Our red wine tastes like it’s gone off and the fridge has run out of gas – but we are relaxed for the first time in what seems like ages."
Title: "And that heals my fractured world."
Title: "Lots of other things I used to worry about have dropped by the wayside."
Title: "I woke up feeling more tired than when I went to sleep."
Title: "We filled two buckets with rainwater and used one to wash the side of the van. That was satisfying."
Title: "I’m disappointed, but not surprised."
Title: "I can smell some lovely pine trees or another earthy smell wafting through my window."
Title: "She burst into tears when I got there and strangely, that made me relax."
Title: "She’s similar to my other friend with her matter-of-fact, caring temperament."
Title: "Nic and I boxed together. She said I have a strong punch."
Title: "It’s only a small cup and holds a small cup of tea; just enough to stay hot and satisfy me."