Well I did get out and I shot for my show which will be next year in July at the Centennial Gallery. I am exploring different places of worship. I found that every time I went out of the country I was drawn to the cathedrals, small village churches and temples. I questioned myself why I don't do this in Nashville. We have so many of them. To quote mother of another photographer I have recently met, "there must be a lot of sinners in the Nashville. There is a church on every corner". Boy do I know it and it can be off putting but I do get satisfaction and comfort being in them. Even though it is not the only place I get a connection to the spiritual part of me I seem to get it in most the old Catholic churches-childhood memories I suppose contribute to the feeling of ease, security and comfort. In doing this project I want to allow myself the time to enjoy, relax, and connect. Who knows. My best work may come of it.
Today I did some visiting with my dear friend Donna. She is the "wind beneath my wings" when I need comforting, connection, hope and love. Thank you Donna.
Here is one of her most special contributions to our world.