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Personal Lineage Book

Lineage book unfolded

“It’s called a Japanese Moleskin… I had never seen a commercially made writing book like it.”

Carmen’s handmade graphic novel was part of her jukai ritual at the Upaya Zen Center. Unfolding accordion style, it gives broad brilliant-hued strokes to her personal history offering a journey for both creator and reader alike.

Mansons Dock

Daily Grind

I remember years ago on Saturday mornings taking the forest rails to the farmers market held in the back of the hall parking lot. As I came closer I would see the blurr of colour and motion through the trees. It always brought me to this timeless tribal feeling – arriving through the wild onto a gathering of humans. I… Read more →