Ecstasy. From the Greek ekstasis. Meaning not what you think. Meaning not euphoria or sexual climax or even happiness. Meaning literally: a state of displacement, of being driven out of one’s senses.
+ I have Water in my head, and flowers, blooming from my back, by The Expressionist.
Los Angeles-based artist Audrey Kawasaki recently unveiled her latest series of wood panel paintings inspired by kimonos given to her by her mother. Titled Hirari Hirari (“the sound or movement of a petal, leaf, or flower slowly falling”), the series is on display from August 2 to August 30 at the Merry Karnowsky Gallery in Los Angeles.
If you haven’t read Limyaael’s fantasy rants? You need to. Link here
Over one hundred well-thought-out rants on the nasty pitfalls many fantasy writers fall into, with excellent tips and guidelines on how to improve and make this genre not-suck.
I have a hurricane in me that will strip your land bare if you dare to try me.
Tony Ward - Fall Winter 2014 2015