Revelations from an Odyssey

Photo Collage by Karen Godfrey February 12, 2020 “We must not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we began and to know the place for the first time.” -T.S. Eliot Since arriving back home from our 2 month odyssey last fall,

Soaring with Pelicans

January 2, 2020 Pelicans have been appearing in unexpected places. I was surprised to see them swimming at Starved Rock State Park in Illinois last September, on the first night of our two month trip out West. Later on in our journey, I was even more surprised to find them

Charlotte’s Web

“A spider’s life can’t help being something of a mess, with all this trapping and eating flies. By helping you, perhaps I was trying to lift up my life a trifle. Heaven knows anyone’s life can stand a little of that.” – From “Charlotte’s Web” Living on a bog is

Art as a Portal

. . . One night, there’s a heartbeat at the door. Outside, a woman in the fog, with hair of twigs and a dress of weed, dripping green lake water. She says, “I am you, and I have traveled a long distance. Come with me, there is something I must

The Journey Begins

Thanks for joining me!  I hope you enjoy my artwork. Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton   “Peaceable Kingdom” Linocut by Karen Godfrey