Being – A self-portrait

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“Living, there is no happiness in that. Living: carrying one’s painful self through the world.
But being, being is happiness. Being: Becoming a fountain, a fountain on which the universe falls like warm rain.”

(Milan Kundera, Immortality)

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Paint – A portrait of Alice

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“The more I paint the more I like everything.”

(Jean-Michel Basquiat)

– Warm Wishes for a Creative and Beautiful New Year. It is truly, my desire for all of you!
…and thank you so much, for your support and for all the kind words you have left in here! –

Sound of my smile III – Me and Alice XIII

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“Everything tender and melancholy – as life is sometimes, just for one moment.”

(Jean Rhys, Good Morning, Midnight)

Happy Holidays Season for you!

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I wish you all Happy Holidays!

…and thank you so much for being here…

Yours,

Kari

Emptiness

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“There was an emptiness about the heart of life; an attic room.”

(Virginia Woolf, Mrs. Dalloway)

Self-portrait with the light

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“To look life in the face, always, to look life in the face and to know it for what it is.
At last to know it, to love it for what it is, and then, to put it away.(…) Always, the hours.”

(Michael Cunningham, The Hours)

Unfathomably

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“I miss you deeply, unfathomably, senselessly, terribly.”

(Franz Kafka, Letters to Milena)