gRAPHICaNATOMY

Further art discussions and notifications for the artwork of Sam Thorp

Monday, July 25, 2011

 

funny how things connect.

I know a few people in Norway.
i have artwork in Oslo, Norway.
A watercolor of Sally in the Oslo Library.
The guy who arranged it lives on Norway.
His son's friend lost his mother in the bombing.

It's a terrible tragedy. And I feel badly for Norway.
They are not used to this level of violence as we are.

Betty Bowers said it best, "Again, we see that it isn't a type of religion that turns people into terrorists; it's religion itself."

While the death of 90 is a stastic the death of one is a tragedy...
a reminder of how talent and success does not eliminate one's deamons, if anything it strengthens them.
It's a shame that Amy Winehouse passed away. I wasn't a super fan. I'm not going to jump on the bandwagon now.
But it's an opportunity to reflect and maybe learn. Maybe now's the time to help a friend or soemone who needs it.

Now's the time to appreciate.

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