Author Archives: Branna O'Dea

Murmuration and Censorship

“Life is a beautiful dance, sometimes people step on your toes, sometimes you find you have crunched a toe, sometimes its the song you love, and sometimes not. Don’t let anyone tell you you are not allowed to sing and dance! If someone is struggling to sing and dance send them some music and a kiss on the wind as a blessing.” Continue reading

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Meán Fómhair, 3, 2019

Diary Seminar. In the 3rd item, from the assignment, we had to begin a biographical narrative about someone else and morph it into our own. I think I could have been more creative there, and it might be a fun … Continue reading

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Arrow into Blossom

In a teaching workshop during last year’s fall Ango at my Zen Buddhist temple, I was inspired to do a quick thumbnail sketch of an idea for an illustration. The concept I wanted to encapsulate within it I had gotten … Continue reading

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