My desire is that stopping by this page will fill your heart with a little more love. Here you will see artwork and stories that display a pursuit of love. The buttons will link you to full stories.
Have you ever asked yourself, “Does anybody really love me?” “What’s the point in all of this?” “Can I even keep going?”
A little girl sat in the middle of a big field. She began picking the tiny daisies growing in the grass all around her. Pulling the petals off one by one she played “He loves me, he loves me not.” She didn’t know who “he” was, but sometimes he loved her, sometimes he didn’t.
When I painted this watercolor, I had one person in mind the whole time. It was my daughter Marie, thus “Marie’s Bouquet”. She and her husband have often brought me orchids on special days or just to say “I love you!"
What flower do you think best defines love? Yes, we often think of roses (and I DO love roses), but let me propose that orchids may be an even better representation of love. When you think of love, what are you hoping for? For me, four things leap to mind...
- Melanie's Art Stories
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