The Strix ~ Silence

Happy to present you another collaboration we created and this time the topic was Zigyasa’s choice: very excited our art-sister could rejoin us. Sarah stepped in for John again, thanks dear! and last but definitely not least: the lovely Jyotee, our guest-artist at this collab. In the Netherlands we have a quote “Spreken is zilver, […]

The Strix ~ Fantasy

Throughout history, art has been a way to express feelings, concerns, opinions. Nowadays, art is still used for that purpose. Art is also a way to reach out to, and, maybe even more important, to connect people. With a hidden world-war becoming a visible and very real one, art is needed again. Read our art, […]

The Strix ~ New Year’s resolution

A whole new year ahead, for The Strix too, which means we will publish 24 compilations created by our core members. Some of us will be busy with achieving new year’s resolutions: for those occasions, we are grateful we can depend again on our art-friends. Zigyasa and Kashaf weren’t able to join us this time […]

The Strix ~ Winter Solstice

December, January, February. In the Netherlands, winter arrives and stay for at least these three months. Maybe you dreaded this season, like I did. The temperature falls, the days get shorter, the nights longer and the sun seems to disappear, as if she wants to hide for this dark period, just like most of us […]

The Strix ~ Trust

Something not bought, But hard-earned. Something not asked, But freely given. It is a gift, Given when a stranger Becomes a friend. Free, but precious, Please take care, Of this fragile thing. For it’s impossible to fix, Once broken. ~ AlpeJohn ~ from JUANDERING ARTIST ******************************************************************* Ledge on the ledge far jump her faith, wobbly her […]

The Strix ~ Fairy

Bewitched She wasn’t born a faerie; she earned her wings her own way. Her imagination started early just out of night’s skies when the sun rose the glittered light shone Her magic coaxed forth wings tickled, prickled out of her strong back fluttered to life, a surprise Forest creatures came to life the mushrooms spoke […]