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Writing a blog about my blog is a bit ironic, but I have made a separate place to journal thoughts as I complete my MFA.  Come and check it out!

SAGRADA FAMILIA

Gaudi's Sagrada Familia in the morning is a lush cool blue.  If you catch it in the evening, it is a hot explosive red.  How this genius shaped the city with his imaginative ideas says a lot to his power of persuasion.  Starting this monumental work in 1882 with private donations, the city of Barcelona is banking on it now as one of the biggest tourist attractions the city has to offer.  With a finish date of 2026, or so they say, Gaudi's vision will be complete.

As a note for all of the creative thinkers out there, having the idea is one thing, selling the idea is entirely another.  It may not be everyone's cup of tea, but I have a lot of respect for Gaudi and his passion and conviction.

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