Creative Practice As a Way of Life

You can be creative for a lifetime. As long as there is breath in your lungs and life in your body, you can create. Don’t stop. Breathe life into those ideas bubbling in your soul. Give form to those whispers and sighs that come to you in the dark of night. Capture those rambling ideas ...

Restricted {Real Talk Tuesday}

Restricted {Real Talk Tuesday}
Push pull. Pull push. I see life much this way as of late. A tug here and there until I’m stretched to the point I think I’ll break. Somehow I summon strength to bend and not break. Real talk though: How that is possible? I do not know, but I know I am building muscles of resolve and resilience ...

A Future from Dark to Light

A Future from Dark to Light
I see the future. It looks abysmal. Now before you get overly concerned, I want you to know I don’t believe it’s going to be dark or horrific. That is my emotional response to the last two weeks of life and seeing so much hate, evil, destruction, sadness, loss, and ugliness tearing us all apart. ...

I have what I need 

Today is a good day to remember this affirming word. “I already have what I need.” It’s not outside of me. It’s not with someone else. What I need is not lying around waiting to be picked up. The thing I need – that intangible wisp of heaven streaming through the veins – is in ...

Grace Wins – 31 Days of Affirmation

I’m thinking about words I wrote a few months ago. They seem needed now. So I’m sharing them here because I want to affirm the power and value of grace. I want to be a woman who lives, gives, and invites grace. It might get messy, but it’ll be worth it. Given the current state ...