Yesterday morning my muse led me to a web search. I came across a gem – a melding of music and painting. The music purveyor is Stan Strickland, the musician who played all the wonderful woodwind parts on my album, and the painting purveyor, Nancy Ostrovsky (new to me!).

Though we can tend to draw definitive distinctions between arts, mathematics, literature, science, accounting, plumbing, cooking, car mechanics, neurosurgery and the like, little by slow my mind seems to be witnessing all human practices as the underlying art of living life. Labels are certainly helpful for discussion, learning and understanding but absolutely unnecessary for beholding.

Behold this five-minute sojourn through the giftedness of Stan Strickland and Nancy Ostrovsky: