Emergence- The Storm

I was taking a breath outside, standing peacefully and contemplatively at the top of the steps of Sebbe’s garden. The sky was blue, the birds were singing and the air was alive with the laughter of children.

Suddenly, without warning, the air carried a chill and the sky blackened over like spilled ink. Raindrops splattered and bounced off the leaves in the pots on the terrace, ice cold fingerprints of wet pressed against my arms and caressed my cheeks.

It was storming.

Sebbe came and stood outside with me and we watched in awed silence. The hail wasn’t far behind and it whipped and slashed the grass, tarmac and plants.  I went inside to shelter, but stayed by the window to watch as Mother Nature poured her blessings upon the Earth.

“We were standing in the door opening, listening to all the beautiful sounds the rain brought, holding my arm around you. Together, watching the clouds, just felt so relaxing and a poetic truth could be found. Just poetic and calming.”~ Sebbe.

Sebbe wrote a poem~

“The Artists gather
Only in the sunshine
Sharing their creations, laughter and loves
The Artists only gather in the nicest of weathers
Day and night
For the rain storms
Only bring them their inspiration and muse closer
And even more powerful.”

Here is my mixed media painting that inspired me:


The girl is being bathed in the rejuvenating rays of the sun, connected to the intricate growth in an almost cell-like structure of the sun above her. The greens that surround her are coming alive in the daze of the Spring air, until the raindrops start to shimmer and leak, then wash down on her and her land as she breathes in their fresh, pure life.


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The Art print is now available with or without the poem.

In order to give light and space to the text, I have lightened the overall image, giving it an etheral, water-like feel.

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Bright Blessings

S & S




“You have proven to your loved ones your strength- showing you can overcome.
You are showing will that you can remain even though the cries are loud, and the desires tempting.
You always amaze people around you because you stand strong, even when you are at your weakest.
You don’t disappoint because despite all the setbacks you still stand there every day. 
And you still go for it all the way.
All the past did make you who you are today.
Even if you aren’t feeling well, you still stand all that way.”

~Sebbe Lorand May 2019







This Print is now available in my Etsy Shop (with or without the poem)

The Mirror Gateway

The Mirror Gateway that we see in each other

like spirits connecting on a deeper consciousness,

exploring the other’s spirituality like we do,

grasping its own depth of clarity- of soul and beauty

seen unearthly and fragile-

gentle in every touch, you emotionally feel comfortable beyond your comprehension of the mind’s grasp on the soul

~Sebbe Lorand




Our Cloud, our World

Our creations written and painted

Amongst the other clouds of artists, our cloud carries us away

away from a deprived civilisation

We are ever growing in our hearts and minds

We are ever growing in our Art

Carried by the energies, we shine from our chakras

We get pushed up higher and higher

than ever before.

~Sebbe Lorand

Clouds Collage    Clouds light shimmer

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This poem was written by both of us as we were talking together at twilight~

Fall of the evening

The shimmers of light

Last ones before the dark of the night rolls in

The shadows are gathering to welcome in the night

The rays that warmed our soul gently give way

The last breath of the evening breeze caresses the sun as it disappears

To lead the moon into her spotlight

The last calls of the hedge and forest creatures echo

Through the expectant thinning light.

~S&S 2018


Soul Truths

Soul Truths

Maybe our brains won’t be able to grasp,

but my heart can feel it

to the depths of its core.

Maybe our brain is incapable,

but our soul can handle true depths

in essence of the reality

we never fully understand-

knowing we unwillingly already do

Our souls know their truths

Souls don’t use the language of words.

~by Sebbe Lorand July 2018



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I take all my free time I’m away from you and put it in a jar

Giving it to you

So you can have all my free time.

I make every working moment free

Liberate any second I can spend time with you

Because you matter so much.

Make any moment matter to you

And still keep adding little jars with any free moment I have away from you

For you to open every time you miss me a little

For you to savour every moment

We can’t be as one.

~Sebbe (June 2018)37362892_10156575784479711_3956235654999834624_n37295144_10156575784929711_99248344794136576_n37293802_10156575784089711_4540126185329262592_n37288362_10156575786209711_6942975450444464128_n37256279_10156575787239711_1415515766429581312_n37226444_10156575785649711_6757105329051271168_n37272464_10156576883544711_6165284266163830784_n37208298_10156575796824711_7497898092809682944_n


masks longSuperficial beauty, wearing a mask

hiding so much insecurity

roaming-only looking for destruction

trying so hard to break down the inner beauty

they see in others

the faker the better for them

that way they don’t have to show

how ugly they really are.









by Sebbe Lorand & Serena Grey

She is a flower of Mother Earth

gently starting to blossom

laying still in the grass

confused. In pain.

she believes her end is near-

only to stand up,

blossoming into the flower she grew to be.