Time, Light and The Artist

…Time is our collaborator and our adversary as artists. Authors bend the passage of time in story arcs, suspense, and romantic timing. Comedians craft the pace of words and motion into jokes. Cinematographers and film directors focus our perceptions with the length of each shot, our mind lingering where the camera points. Painters decide where shadows fall. All art has its own relationship with the ticking clock and the Earth’s rotation around the sun….

Audrey – For Helen McNulty

          Audrey – For Helen McNulty You should have played Moon River – Audrey Hepburn that you are, Music bending air, time aquiver, Beauty born under a poet’s star –   Warmth, grace, edge Humour, fluid sound, Dancing on the ledge Lives in lost and found,   “You’re her” you say…