“When we are writing, or painting, or composing, we are, during the time of creativity, freed from normal restrictions, and are opened to a wider world, where colors are brighter, sounds clearer, and people more wondrously complex than we normally realize.”
— Madeleine L’Engle, American novelist and teacher, 1918-2007)
(painting: pastel on sandpaper, by Leslie)
I love Madeleine L’Engle — one of my favorite authors~
A friend studied with her, and found her every bit as warm and wise as you would imagine.
A lovely thought, and very true