And So, I Sketched

Friday was slipping by so quickly that I felt as though I were in a whirlwind vortex of time, fast-forwarding to a nebulous future. And so, to slow the progression to a pace I could comprehend, I picked up a pencil and artist tile, flicked through some photos, and settled on an image of a simple, lone poppy. 

As I drew, I thought about using it as a basis for a Zentangle, but became too involved with shading and fluting of petals… In short, I realized that the simple flower was best left as it is, representing the complexity of my life within its simple organization. 

Just goes to show: even simple sketching can be meditative.

Uncomplicate your life.

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About DrEMiller

Certified Zentangle Teacher (CZT). Home: Sint Maarten. K-12 teacher for 13 years (Special Education for 10 years); Post-secondary educator since 2002; Education consulting since 1995. When teaching, held teaching certificates in K-12 special education, reading specialist; and secondary social studies. Doctorate: Educational Psychology Programmer/analyst for 10 years, including project management and training of corporate execs.
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