"I believe that we are part of nature, not in charge of it.  When we harm the earth, we harm ourselves. I have always felt that my role has been to awaken people to this fact.  To help them re~remember what they did not know they had forgotten: that is, this vital connection which has been ignored for generations and is threatening our existence. "


I lay on the earth and she whispered to me all the secrets of her exquisite beauty.  Then she asked me to paint her portrait. After such a night of ecstasy, how could I refuse her  request?

But now, in the cold light of morning, faced with a blank canvas and a palette of colours, I hold a trembling paintbrush in my inadequate hand and wonder, how can I keep my promise? How can I do her justice?


This is my commitment ~ to keep my promise