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Happy Master’s Day

In Cyprianism, Master’s Day is a day to recognize and honor the person you’ve chosen as an artistic (and spiritual) mentor. For me, though I am a writer, it is Auguste Rodin. I try to apply the things he said, … Continue reading

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Life Lessons from Art – The Chisel

“There is no truth more esoteric (hidden) than the truth of art.” That phrase has been resonating in my head over the last few weeks. On a recent walk I conjured a scenario where I was being interviewed by someone about … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day – Rainer Maria Rilke

“A hand that touches no longer totally belongs from which it came. It and the object it touches or grasps together form something new, something else that has no name and that belongs to no one.”  – Rainer Maria Rilke, regarding … Continue reading

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“Mystery” – from Rodin’s “Art” Chapter IX

or The First Cyprian Commandment [Paul Gsell, author of the book, has gone to visit Master Rodin] 1One morning, when I had gone to Meudon to see Rodin, I was told in the entrance hall of the house that he was … Continue reading

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