Tag Archives: Art

Natural Collaboration of Lights

Okay.. so it’s a stretch.  But, since I’m always grateful for art and artistic endeavors, this will be my poem of gratitude #26: Natural Collaboration of Lights by Michael Romani Water falls Like the passage of time The angle calls … Continue reading

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Thankful In Collaboration

Thinking on art and design, a poem of gratitude for its immersive collaboration.  A poem in gratitude #21: Thankful In Collaboration by Michael Romani Designs of light In abstraction Just might Be created in collaboration Subtle changes Create the color … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: The More You Practice Thankfulness, the More You Have To Be Thankful For

“A basic law: the more you practice the art of thankfulness, the more you have to be thankful for.” – Norman Vincent Peale    

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With Appreciation

A poem of gratitude #15 in appreciation and gratitude for the influence of the California Sound of the 1960s and early 1970s. With Appreciation by Michael Romani There is really all kinds of music But, it doesn’t really abuse it … Continue reading

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A Writer’s Block

Writing stories is a particular craft.  There are numerous reasons that writers sometimes stop writing.  But, when they do…. A Writer’s Block by Michael Romani Writing a story with acuity Is like mental archeology There’s madness in the methodology And … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: The Mysterious Is the Source of All True Art and Science

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.” – Albert Einstein    

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Taking Stock

The Summer of 1969 was a defining moment in the life of America.  The currents that led to it swept away many of the traditions of the past in that season of our discontent. Taking Stock by Michael Romani Bethel, … Continue reading

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Thought For the Day: Art Is To Represent Not Outward Appearance, but, Inward Significance

“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.” – Aristotle    

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Carnegie

Across the United States, one man’s wealth is responsible for the building not hundreds but thousands of libraries. Carnegie by Michael Romani In the annals of American history Andrew Carnegie bequested his legacy As a force of Gilded Age philanthropy … Continue reading

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First Principles: Tact Is the Art of Making A Point Without Making An Enemy

“Tact is the art of making a point without making an enemy.” – Isaac Newton    

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