A Song for an Artist: Who and What Inspires You?

By: Eleanor Morse

Spalding MFA Faculty

While I was teaching at the Spalding residency this past May, an artist friend died. Victor had been failing for some time, but his death still felt sudden. I’d gotten used to his fragility, to his heart-stoppingly thin, stooped frame. Because his spirit was so vital, I thought, beyond reason, that he’d manage to just keep going. But then it became clearer that he wasn’t going to keep going. Continue reading “A Song for an Artist: Who and What Inspires You?”