As many of you know, I have recently relocated to the Ozark Mountains from my former home on the East Coast, just a few miles from Atlantic City, NJ. Less than a month ago, my first adult art students in Harrison, Arkansas, began studying color....

Jacki Kellum Watercolor Paintings Are Available Now As Prints and as Greeting Cards with Envelopes. Inventory Includes Her Paintings of the Ozark Mountains, where she currently lives, and her bold, colorful florals, too. To order prints and/or greeting cards with envelopes of her watercolor paintings, Email Jacki Kellum: jackikellum@gmail.com Barn...

At least three years ago, I wrote, quoting Thomas Wolfe, who said: "You Can Never Go Home Again," and in many ways that is true. But this weekend, I did risk trying to go back home for my 50th High School Reunion, and I discovered...

Many years ago, I read that eventually everyone moves back to the general vicinity of where they grew up. I scoffed. I sneered. I raised my eyebrow and grinned a mean grin. You see, I was busy living my life. I had left “home” many...

For the past 15 years, I have lived in the Northeast, within a few houses of the coast of the Atlantic Ocean, but in May of 2018, I moved to the Ozark Mountains of Arkansas, which is near my childhood home. I actually grew up...

As many of you know, I have recently moved from the Northern East Coast to my homeland in the South, and like any creature who has become dry, I cannot drink enough of the beauty of my forever home that lies around me once more. Highway...

I often say that my intuition is an integral part of my creative process, and I believe that memory is the well-spring of the intuition. For that reason, I am convinced that memory is every artist's greatest resource. For writers, the memory is certainly essential,...