An empty bench at the Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. January 27, 2017 Copyright 2017 Scott Norris Photography scottnorrisphotography.com

A Place to Sit 3

“Inspiration is highly overrated. If you sit around and wait for the clouds to part, it’s not liable to ever happen. More often than not, work is salvation.”
–Chuck Close

A Place to Sit 1

A Place to Sit 2

“The human body has two ends on it: one to create with and one to sit on. Sometimes people get their ends reversed. When this happens they need a kick in the seat of the pants.”
–Theodore Roosevelt

A Place to Sit

A Place to Sit

“Never be afraid to sit a while and think.”
–Lorraine Hansberry

I found this little bench along a trail near Riverside Park on a bluff overlooking the Milwaukee River.

Night Falls on the Lonely Robot

Night Falls on the Lonely Robot

After a long, long day of searching the streets in vain, the lonely little robot finds a quiet spot on a hill above the din of the city where he can sit and rest.  He is alone and sad and he wonders if he will ever find her again.

Blank Slate - Park Bench in Snow

Blank Slate

As 2016 begins, we should all sit down, relax, and imagine what we can create in the coming months.  After all, at this moment, the year is a blank slate.  Focusing on what you want to achieve is the first step toward making it happen.  And you’ll never get there if you never try.