this was my last week of complete summer freedom. now i go back for 2 weeks or so before the students arrive. i need time to work slowly, arrange desks, stare into space, and plan.
i’ve been painting various water scenes from my time on the north coast.
and other things…
i think it would be very nice to spend all of september (our hottest month) by the water, instead in the middle of downtown los angeles.
with the right amount of isolation and lack of internet/phone service i could get a good many water studies painted.
i am trying to channel positive thoughts into my reluctant school brain. so far it’s not working.
let me start chanting my be here now mantra.
on my bookshelf
i’ve been waiting for the hamilton book to come out because i loved america’s first daughter so much. that’s an audible listen. the rest are book books. with words. that you read. yeah, those kind.
also to go along with all of those i have:
because anne goes with everything. ya know?