Saturday, November 22, 2008


I will be using this basic layout to create many versions of this design. I am starting with cactus and other Southwestern flowers, but can use other kinds as well. Let me know if you have a favorite you would like me to use. It can be paired with a variety of sayings.

Sunday, November 2, 2008

STAR Mandala

Jon Farle introduced me to this saying. It is sort of his motto. As shown, the first letters spell out STAR. Jon taught me to use it as a mantra to be able to discriminate between the real and the unreal, truth and falsehood. In my work with chronically mentally ill, I often have to ask myself the question of whether or not I am dealing with Simple Truth and Absolute Reality.
Let this mandala serve as a reminder to always keep to