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Fairytale-Like Illustrations By Swedish Artist Alexander Jansson

http://www.boredpanda.com/surrealistic-digital-illustrations-alexander-jansson/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=link&utm_campaign=BPFacebook Dreamlike images and imagined worlds from Alexander Jansson. Follow the link for more… Enjoy. Palace Gate Counselling Service, Exeter Counselling Exeter since 1994

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Illuminated Book Sculptures by Su Blackwell

http://www.earthables.com/illuminated-book-sculptures-1534928210.html Click on the link for more, and larger, images. These are beautiful and fascinating – as if the books are birthing dreamscape worlds made of paper, ink and words (which is, of course, what books do….). Here is Su’s own website:- http://www.sublackwell.co.uk/portfolio-book-cut-sculpture/Continue reading

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Rainer Maria Rilke ‘I am too alone in the world, and yet not alone’

“I am too alone in the world, and yet not alone enoughto make every moment holy.I am too tiny in this world, and not tiny enoughjust to lie before you like a thing,shrewd and secretive.I want my own will, and … Continue reading

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Forty Days – Paul Kingsnorth

https://www.globalonenessproject.org/library/articles/forty-days A counter-cultural invitation by Paul to explore the creative potential of withdrawing and of being alone, in the context of his own longings for withdrawal. As the introduction here puts it:- ‘He explains and reinterprets his childhood dreams of withdrawal … Continue reading

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Mary Oliver – Sleeping in the Forest

‘I thought the earth remembered me, she took me back so tenderly, arranging her dark skirts, her pockets full of lichens and seeds. I slept as never before, a stone on the riverbed, nothing between me and the white fire … Continue reading

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The Brothers Grimm in Three Transcendent Dimensions: Shaun Tan’s Breathtaking Sculptural Illustrations for the Beloved Tales – Maria Popova

  Rotkäppchen (Little Red Riding Hood) http://www.brainpickings.org/2015/05/25/shaun-tan-philip-pullman-brothers-grimm/ An article from Maria on her consistently excellent Brainpickings site, concerning some mesmerizing three dimensional illustrations by Shaun Tan for Philip Pullman’s retelling of Grimms’ fairy tales (the German version – sadly, Philip’s … Continue reading

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Kylli Sparre – Ballet dancer finds her footing through dreamlike photos

http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/ballet-dancer-finds-her-footing-through-dreamlike-photos Click on the link for these wonderful dream images – the blog accurately self-describes as ‘A visual arts blog that focuses on everything that makes our world strange and beautiful’. With thanks to Mother Nature Network on Facebook. Palace … Continue reading

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