CIRCLES of TRANSFORMATIVE ART by David Sparenberg A creative act is a two-part (and two directional) process. The work enters the world, emergent from a concentrated effort (out of what Yeats called "passionate intensity").
FATAL FLAW and FATAL FOLLY by David Sparenberg Most in the white West are not raised to expect seriousness. A carefree lifestyle is that of privilege. Individuals, of course, suffer hardships from disease, domestic or social violence.
Sidney Poitier wins Best Actor Oscar for Lilies of the Field by The Ovi Team April 13th 19624. On this day in 1964, Sydney Poitier becomes the first African American to win the Academy Award for Best Actor, for his role as a construction worker who helps build a chapel in Lilies of the Field (1963).
Woman Reading by Abigail George "Are you alive? Come swimming with me."