The cure for boredom is curiosity.
There is no cure for curiosity.
Dorothy Parker (1893-1967)
Since Grantham is something of a cultural wilderness, the film had two daily showings and was scheduled to run this week only!
Not surprisingly, it was shown on the smaller screen (simply cannot compete with The Little Fockers!), yet wonderfully, the auditorium was full last night for the final show!
missed posting yesterday's quote - busy day travelling to sheffield for the FES clinic...
i originally wanted to do a drawing a day, but realized that's quite a big ask...
instead, i have been writing a quote a day in a pretty 2011 diary from Persephone Books.
31 Dec: 'You have faith in the goodness of mankind' - inside my fortune cookie when we had a Chinese take-away to celebrate New Year's Eve
1 Jan: 'What one does is what counts and not what one has the intention of doing' - the prolific Picasso
2 Jan: 'Don't judge those who try and fail, judge those who fail to try' - Unknown
3 Jan: 'Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself' - George Bernard Shaw
PS on a totally unrelated topic - i've just found this wonderful website! i love sneak-peaks at folks' creative spaces :)
it denotes so many things: spring, love, romance, drawing on deep emotions, the element of water, intuition, the unconscious, the feminine, womb, birth, offering, the holy grail...
then yesterday i received this e-letter from dear SARK in my mailbox, as yet more confirmation :)
i confess my cup has often felt only half-full throughout 2010, and more often than not i perceived it as definitely half-empty, focusing too often on only what i can't do, and feeling only loss...
i had to wait until christmas day when a dear friend gave me a little book of inspirational words and pictures...