Life as a Creation: The Artist’s Way

“Art is a spiritual transaction.” -Julia Cameron in The Artist’s Way About 20 years ago, a book came on the market called The Artist’s Way. Many of my friends over the years told me I really needed to read it and submit myself to Julia Cameron’s ‘course in discovering and recovering your creative self’. That […]

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Keep Your Head Down and Your Mouth Shut….No Way

In Brene’ Brown’s book Daring Greatly, she explores how shame works in schools and in corporations to squelch innovation and creativity. A middle school girl told her: There are times when you can ask questions or challenge ideas, but if you’ve got a teacher that doesn’t like that or the kids in the class make […]

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Living: The Search for Passion

“If you ask me what I came into this world to do, I will tell you. I came to live out loud.” -Emile Zola My friend Elizabeth posted this quote this morning on Facebook. It is her birthday, and I think it’s a lovely affirmation for a birthday. I used to be so jealous of […]

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