The Art at the Heart of Story-Telling

When you are writing, balance does not mean that you have to make everything visible. Often what is hidden has more weight than what you reveal. Together, they make the intersection of forces in tension which creates art.

sheeponahill1Sheep on a Pseudo-Crater, Lake Myvatn, Iceland

Call it what you will: conscious and unconscious, male an female, spirit and matter, sheep and land (or even unseen sheep), the point at which they connect is the spark that gives your stories life.

 

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