Posts Tagged “art”

Simple Questions for artists – #4

by Geoff Hall on January 28, 2016

January 2016 –        We are following Seth Godin’s 4 simple questions for writers/artists.   Who are you? What is it for? Who is it for? Will it spread?   This month it’s our final question, ‘Will it (…)

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Simple Questions for Artists – #3

by Geoff Hall on December 21, 2015

December 2015 – Simple Questions for artists – #3 Who is it for?       We are following Seth Godin’s 4 simple questions for writers. Who are you? What is it for? Who is it for? Will it spread? (…)

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Poetic Time and the Seasons of the Soul

by Geoff Hall on May 29, 2015

My contemplative practice is leading me to a different understanding of time. We generally consider this in a linear fashion, the tick-tocking of past moments, the measurement of time past, because by the time we’ve heard the tick and the (…)

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SozoArts – Portugal availability dates

by Geoff Hall on January 13, 2015

Here’s a link to the SozoArts retreat in Portugal with all the news about availability. Kit and Sam Jennings are your hosts (and dear members of The Group). Check out the site for accommodation and location and think of being (…)

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seeking the One who has already found you

by Geoff Hall on November 28, 2014

November 2014 – seeking the One who has already found you Born out of love; the universe, the earth and you. The foundation of all this stuff is Love.   If I was to look back on this year, with (…)

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The allure of community – September 2014

by Geoff Hall on September 30, 2014

The allure of community Over the last few months I have been working on the screenplay of “Seeing Rachel” with Jayne Chard (our Producer). It’s not the first time something I’ve written has been scrutinised by someone else, but it (…)

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The Group – Monthly Letter

by Geoff Hall on February 28, 2014

February 2014 – Seeking Justice         Hi, This is a speculative, ‘what if?’ kind of letter. I just wanted to ask this question about our focus as artists. So, here goes! The ‘what if’ is “What if (…)

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The Group Monthly Letter – July 2013

by Geoff Hall on July 31, 2013

Casting God’s Shadow   Hi, I was looking at this notion of being created as ‘imago Dei‘ and wondered what it meant for us in the 21st Century. I did a little etymological investigation into the root of this word. (…)

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The Group Monthly Letter – October, 2012

by Geoff Hall on October 31, 2012

October, 2012.  Alluring Spirituality   Hi, I’ve been pondering the last Tree House discussion and that call to ‘something deeper’ as mentioned in the work of film-maker Robert Bresson. Paul Schrader noted that he,   “[creates] disparity by giving [his] characters a (…)

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The Group – Monthly Letter. August 2012

by Geoff Hall on August 25, 2012

August, 2012.  Writing in the Dark Hi, I awoke from sleep last night, or rather woke up from my non-sleep at 2:47. I went downstairs so as not to disturb anyone and began to write in the dark without my (…)

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