you do not have to be good.
you do not have to walk on your knees
for a hundred miles through the desert,
you only have to let the soft animal of your
body love what it loves.
tell me about despair, yours, and i will tell you
meanwhile the world goes on.
meanwhile the sun and the clear pebbles of
are moving across the landscapes,
over the prairies and the deep trees,
the mountains and the rivers.
meanwhile the wild geese, high in the clean-
are heading home again.
whoever you are, no matter how lonely,
the world offers itself to your imagination,
calls to you like the wild gees, harsh and
over and over announcing your place
in the family of things.
the cult of beauty i call life
it's been a beautiful week/ weekend! met so many cute people on press days:) i had a brilliant friday with an andrew, a stunning morning walk in dulwich woods come saturday. and sunday was hanging at franklins which i adore doing, here i create a collage i call hope and did some violette drawing and read fairground & flow.
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1 this i snapped from one of the vogue's, i love the idea of a cult beauty. i am in! 2 this cat i cuddled with and almost wanted to drag her home:) it was hard to leave her behind. 3&4 saturday walk in the woods, i am now on the second part of games of thrones. 5&6 :))) came home to this. the gardens perfection. 7 i did do an east dulwich saturday stroll in the shops and these cookies are a franklins farmshop delicious treat. 7 behind the scenes:)) haha. trying to create a still life...!!! 8 in the end this is what i created. 9 i was in a meeting in the swedish church and grabbed their little magazine, i always love to read what the pastor mikael persson says in the editors letter. here he talks about love and what the word actually means, something like dear play:)). 10 after church i usually go to the shop totally swedish since it's very nearby. these marabou chocolates are to devour. 11 in marylebone they too have this amazing trim store, vv rouleaux. 12 oh i must be on the side of the lord, but i don't know if i am on the inside or the outside hahaha. editing all my apple products. found a snap from this lovely cd i was given as a gift from the talented timothy nazzarro when he visited me when i still lived in stockholm. it's such a cuteness album by lavender diamond. see a behind the scenes blog post from a shoot we created, here! 13 yesterday perfection at franklins.
if you ever are to meet me in person, keep this in mind;0)!
"but i warn you, i am only really
myself when i'm somebody else whom i have
endowed with these wonderful qualities from