Reflections on a Creative Practice

“Don’t think. Thinking is the enemy of creativity. You can’t try to do things. You simply must do things”  ~Ray Bradbury Ray Bradbury had it right. When it comes to being creative, you do. You don’t think, you show up and move with whatever is brewing in your heart. You’ve probably read my words a ...

The Art of Growing You

You are worth the investment.  You are worthy of time well spent. You are worth having good things and creative blessing. This is the art of how you grow yourself: you believe in your value you, what you have to offer, and the fact that you are loved and cherished beyond measure. You grow your ...

Permission in the Creative Practice

You have all the permission you need to be a creative practicing soul. Why do you need anyone to tell you otherwise? But just in case, I want to encourage you who are reading: you have permission to be creative. The art of creativity is an intensely personal endeavor, and all it requires is that ...

Finish with Flourish

Finish with flourish. This is my December goal I want to finish well. I have begun multiple things that are asking me to finish even if the ending is small or the beginning is tiny. What matters is that I show up and keep showing up. Maybe you feel the same. Let’s #finishwithflourish. Let’s do ...

Not a Failure {31 Days of Affirmation}

“I love failing!” Said no one ever. In this Day 8 #write31daysofaffirmation, I’m talking about the dreaded fail-word. I once heard that failure, or shall I say to fail, is to have your first attempt and learn. I think there’s much grace in that line of thinking. There’s something to be said for practicing kindness ...