It’s the first time since high school I painted with acrylics, a form of painting I used to not like very much. I can’t remember why, because now I really enjoyed it. I attempted to recreate an Arctic Monkeys poster – the left picture is my painting, right you see the original poster for comparison.
– progress of month no. 8 –
Another month mainly spent indoors. Even though many of the things from the list aren’t possible at the moment, there are still plenty – mainly the creative ones – that are totally possible. Here’s the update of month number eight!
12. Read one book per month [4/25]
Unbelievable, but this month I finished reading two books. After a year into the 1Q84 trilogy by Haruki Murakami, I finally finished reading the third part this morning. The book was too heavy to carry somewhere, so every time I took a book in my backpack, I took a break from the trilogy. I love books by Murakami, so it’s probably no surprise that I’m enthusiastic about the trilogy. The story is fascinating and surreal and I admire the creativity it takes to write a story like that. Then, on a sunny afternoon on the balcony, I finished Hippie by Paulo Coelho. Also a very interesting read, although it didn’t end the way I was hoping for. Read more »
Another month of staying at home, of dancing at home. Another month of dreaming of the mountains and the sea, enjoying the sunshine from behind the glass. Even though the month will mainly be spent at home, it’s off to a good start: I have a week of holidays! Read more »