The turbulent clouds whisked me from one side to the other, like two titan’s clashing in a game of chess. I was floating in the sky, as I had done so many times before, but something was different. Normally the clouds were white and fluffy; today they were almost gray. It felt like I could see them shifting uneasily under my feet, not knowing which side to turn to next. The wind roared into my ears like a stampeding army on the battlefield.
My heart was beating with equal force as it pushed through my chest, reaching for the sky. I tried to hold onto one of the clouds with all my might but I could feel myself slipping away.
Night dream sand painting Oil and sand on canvas The first step is to fall asleep as slowly as possible, then the silence of the sleep state takes hold. Consciousness travels throughout the body, experiencing subtlest energies and shifting colors dancing across it. The following pictures move into a brilliant shamanic mask that holds deep vibrant energy.
CLOUDSCAPE #10 Oil on Canvas, Impressionism, Ethereal Wondrous colors filled the sky in a beautiful blend of nature. Purple clouds created the most gorgeous sunset. An orange glow indicated the bright sun hiding behind the clouds illuminating the sky in beams of light. The sunset engulfed the west with a pink hue. The soft cool breeze danced around me, leaving…
CLOUDSCAPE #6 Oil on Paper, Impressionism, Ethereal I felt like I was floating towards the sky, and even though I knew I was still standing, it felt like I was barely touching the ground. The clouds surrounded me, all different colors and textures. I felt like I was in a dream, or an out of body experience. The sky looked…
CLOUDSCAPE #15 Watercolor on Paper, Impressionism, Ethereal In that moment, I realized I was limitless. I was infinite. I was everything and nothing. The universe poured out before me in an impossible vastness, a sea of possibilities without limit. I soared through space by sheer will, my mind a geyser that scatters the stars with a thought. I existed everywhere…