I wrote this piece on the 12th September 2013 and it's clear that I was still thinking intensely about the remembrance and anniversary of '9/11' the previous day. 'DENIAL' (knowing so much yet understanding so
This morning, severe palpitations caused me to awaken. I have no recollection of having had a disturbing dream. Is this what the physical expression of anxiety feels like? I glance at my alarm, it's only
DEJA VU NO! to insurrection & YES! to the resurrection of PRECIOUS CIRCLE The recent turmoil and deliberate destruction that has taken place in our beautiful country, mirrors and magnifies the sad circumstances of the
BRAND OF LOVE - AROMA - TRICKERY I've often wondered about love, and what exactly the ingredients are, that attract or repel people from each other.One often encounters couples or friends, who enjoy each other's
Ek het Dinsdagaand 4 Aug 2020, met Christelle, van Radio RSG (SA) gesels en 'n paar dinge wat gewoonlik verborge is, vertel. Daar is persoonlike verhale van agter die skerms, asook moontlike insae in van
'COMMON SENSE (Leaning by example)' 'As a child, my father (a visionary as well as an astute businessman) always pointed out the difference between that which was theoretical and that which actually worked in practice.
The ultimate paradox - Increased abundance equals accelerated loss. The more things you have, the less time and opportunity you have to interact with it. Choosing the best from an abundance of ideas, immobilizes and
Aleta Michaletos 1970 Although creatives may hold no creative tool in hand and there's no trace of fresh paint on a dusty palette, they are able to fill sketchbooks with intricate drawings, complete large canvasses and
She may have been youthful once but nothing beats a lifetime's development, transformation and experience. Our rather adult Camellia dropped one of her voluptuous blooms a while ago and under close scrutiny, the sensuality of
Aleta Michaletos 'At Odds-Imperfect Perfection' 2005 (355x455) oil on board.'Weeds are tenacious and whether they multiply quickly or slowly, it is always surely. They are powerful and deliberate in their quest to strangle, overpower and survive.
I'm starting to think that the more my vision deteriorates, the more my actual 'painting' improves. Precision is no longer possible and consequently the freer result and unexpectedness of my mark-making, pleases me more.www.aletamichaletos.com
'Sometimes you happen to witness an unexpected little miracle, when the light falls 'just so' and awakens a thing of beauty that would have remained undiscovered if you had not been in the right place,
The accumulated clutter on your cellphone and your computer is invisible to the eye.You only 'see' the problem the moment your functionality is abruptly and negatively affected and you are instantly forced to take action.
Sometimes I get the distinct feeling, that all the ideas I spawn (but never find the time to realize or complete), are not lost to oblivion.To accomplish the painstaking materialization of any idea, one needs
I rest my case.... Over the years, I have developed an uncanny sense of, as well as a severe allergy to people who neither understand the concept of 'margin' nor the concept of 'timing'. These 2 precautionary
BRUISED BEAUTY PHOTOGRAPHER: Aleta Michaletos 'Our school system definitely falls short, for not enlightening learners concerning the various and deceptive psychological disorders, or how to recognize the symptoms and protect yourself, if ever you had the ill
One is not often handed a second chance in one life time. Some words that come to mind when I think of our new President... Patience, capacity, vision, wisdom, resilience, respect and dignity Key ideas