Art

Personal Touch Softens Social Distancing

We have stepped through the sociological looking glass to flatten out the pandemic curve only to discover yet another degree of digital isolation with social distancing and self-quarantine. I’m not saying texting, emails, and FaceTime doesn’t have a role in…

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Divine Construct

Between the mundane and the horrific lies a divine construct trying to signal us reassurance and hope that there is a bigger game at play here, one that your heart will recognize and draw courage from as we make our…

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Life Metaphor

This new painting, entitled Life Metaphor, depicts the polyphasic downpour of light and darkness on all our lives, a carpet bombing of lessons aimed at our spiritual growth whether we’re paying attention or not……

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Season’s Song

(First Light) Season’s Song By David Solie Here or gone, the gravity  Of holiday memories Brings us face to face With love’s blunt Truth: our “moment”  With our parents Has passed, gone Forever along with  Our childhood and It’s frantic…

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Back in stock…

My deck of note cards are back in stock. It features ten of my paintings on blank note cards. Below are four of the paintings that are included in the set.  Here’s a link to find out more about the…

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Goodbye Greenland

It’s hard to stand by and watch the world as we know it deconstruct in slow motion. As a conservationist and an artist, I have joined the chorus of other artists using their creativity to sound the alarm about this…

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Ancestor’s Moon

Ancestor’s Moon by  David Solie   Bruised by Beauty by Sanober Khan   it was the kind of moon that I would want to send back to my ancestors and gift to my descendants so they know that I too,…

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Unequal Affection

How should we like it were stars to burn With a passion for us we could not return? If equal affection cannot be, Let the more loving one be me. W.H. Auden from “The More Loving One” > First Light…

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Emotional Rain

Emotional Rain Legacies of kind, courageous and unadvertised lives with their steady flow of compassion for this world are the emotional rain we all need to weather life’s brutal droughts.  We may never know the source of this remarkable kindness…

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