Archive for February, 2016

  • Bits and Clips for February 2016

    By on February 29, 2016

    I hope you find something inspiring, thought provoking, stimulating, helpful or interesting.

  • Movie Review Risen

    Movie Review: Risen

    By on February 28, 2016

    This movie follows the story from the crucifixion to the ascension, from a Roman soldier's point of view.

  • Rubaiyat (a Sufi poem) abstract pastel by Polly Castor

    New Abstract Pastel: Rubaiyat

    By on February 27, 2016

    This rather intense, high contrast abstract painting in pastel I have just completed. It is titled Rubaiyat, after the...

  • photos of baby chicks

    Baby Chicks in Black and White

    By on February 26, 2016

    These chicks were less than a day old when I saw them yesterday– some of them were so new...

  • Storm poem by Polly Castor

    New Poem: Storm Sounds

    By on February 25, 2016

    This thunderstorm sounds like the surf...

  • Bible study notes

    Utilize Your Bible Study

    By on February 24, 2016

    What if we all took the injunctions we wrote down from our respective study as seriously as our grocery...

  • Abstract Pastel by Polly Castor: From the Treehouse

    Two New Abstract Pastels

    By on February 23, 2016

    Both of these abstract pastels have very textured underpaintings that were thrilling to paint on. I will be doing...

  • We are all meant to shine by Marianne Williamson

    We Are All Meant to Shine

    By on February 22, 2016

    Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that...

  • recipe for salmon and bok choy with blueberry salsa

    Recipe: Salmon and Bok Choy with Blueberry Salsa

    By on February 21, 2016

    This is a quick and easy meal for two. It was delicious.

  • Black & White Photographs by Polly Castor

    Recent Black & White Photographs

    By on February 20, 2016

    Here are the black & white photographs I've taken recently...

  • Polly Castor pottery

    Recent Pottery

    By on February 19, 2016

    Above is my biggest platter to date done on the wheel. Below are three things...

  • Light Infused Forest ( mono print collage) by Polly Castor

    Two New Monoprint Collages

    By on February 18, 2016

    I made these two mono print collages recently. The are 16" x 24" and have a bit of india...