This is the center image of a triptych but which also contains the other two images as well. The contents of the various bubbles in the rendering are backgrounds I created for other of my images. In the strange dreaming passage of life, we are always in the betweens of regret and repentance or in ecstasy and rapture, nervous about spending too long at either extreme.
Completed December 15 2006
This is a man with a great weight of sorrow on his heart. After reaching a personal moment in which the only path forward for him was one of surrender and confession, he opens himself up to the source of divine spirit which receives him in his dark moment.
Completed November 7, 2006
This is a man in the thrall of a spiritual ecstasy. After reaching a personal moment in which the path before him was one of surrender and fulfillment, he opens himself up to the source of divine spirit which receives him in his moment of bliss.
Completed November 27, 2006
A man moving through the unfamiliar territory of sleep and the confusion it can bring sees something familiar or something that opens recognition. Upon the sight of such a thing, whatever it may be, the cloud of consciousness expands and becomes illuminated with sudden understanding, like a gift opened.
Completed September 17, 2006
Inspired by an evolving interest I have in the teachings of the Gnostic Christians. In particular, I find that my own spiritual beliefs find a lot of common ground with their mysticism. I believe in Gnosis, or the revelation of spiritual knowledge, which can be received as a gift of grace from the being of God.
Completed July 24, 2005
A metaphorical resting place. Life's journey is often described as a mountain climb. If that's the case, then there should be places like this along the ascending trail. A spot where you can sit awhile, warm yourself if you're cold, have a drink of water.
Completed August 9, 1998
An angel given the task of greeting souls who pass into the Third Millennium. Krona is derived from Chronos, meaning time. The gateway behind her is the passage into the future. Her eyes and hands radiate light to show us how we may illuminate our own paths as they wind into tomorrow.
Completed November 18, 1999
The road toward true selves, our finest and most complete humanity, is narrow indeed and the prospect of peril drags fear behind and around us like wind. But there is nowhere to journey but forward. Courage is taking each step knowing all this.
Completed September 25, 1998
My portrayal of the personification of lies, deceit, and betrayal. Evil is very real. And the very worst of evil has an intelligence behind it you can follow back to this source of all malice.
Completed March 26, 2002
A representation of the seven main chakras in the human energetic body, stylized a little with elements of The Vitruvian Man. This composition was the inspiration for a 42-minute animated video tour of these chakras titled Chakranomicon.
Completed October 31, 2009
A meditating human consciousness focused on manifesting a chosen reality envisions itself inside the Merkaba, a form of sacred geometry representing the chariot throne of the Creator. This shape is believed to help harness the same divine power that brought the entire universe into being. The creative intent radiates outward from the imagined hall of divine mind into the universe to reshape reality.
Completed November 20, 2012