Just as artists can be early warning
systems for society,
so too are individuals whos art is their life.
Buddha, Jesus, Mohammed and Quetzalcoatl are classic examples
of indiduals who transformed themselves first
and then initiated others into a new way of being.
the native son
Cultures in crisis are stuck on the
and a new way of being appears insane.
It is duringthis dark time that a new awareness takes hold
and must be dreamed into existence.
This was why the birth of Jesus coincided
with the darkest period during the annual cycle of seasons.