Monday, April 13, 2009

powerful subconscious or something more...

... unsettling dreams can be relentless and only seem to appear at certain points in my life; specifically when I give prayerful consideration to a possible vocation.

Murillo's St. Magalene renouncing the worldy life

I spent quite a bit of time at the foot of this exisquite painting of my patron saint on exhibit at the Virginia Musuem of Fine Art... wondering, contemplating the act of renouncing the wordly life. That evening the nightmares returned.