Scratch This Itch

Jean Synodinos | Austin, TX


January 2015

One Good Reason to Paint

There are many good reasons to paint each day. Here is one.




Magical Thinking

My marriage, like many relationships, was full of magical thinking–the search for beautiful patterns demonstrating that, well, everything’s going to be wonderful after all.

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When Work Makes the Dark Days Light

The last few days of 2014 may well have been the best of the year. Actually, the were the best, and–with my fingers tightly crossed–I hope they’re the map for 2015. I spent these days laying down the basic tracks for the new album, love & blood.

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