Serious. That's what my critical voice wanted me to be. More serious. It wanted to rob me of the play and joy I find in creating. That was actually the second thing I learned by stopping to take a moment to listen to what my critical voice was yelling at me about. The first was … Continue reading The noise subsides
This is a hard post to write. Why? Because I see myself as never good enough. Writing a post like this demands that I admit it. People around me would be shocked if they knew how deeply this runs to my core. After all, I was valedictorian of my graduating class and voted most likely … Continue reading Never good enough?
This is a hard blog post for me to write. Worse, I don't know why. Doesn't matter though. This is still a post I've been avoiding to write. 90 Seconds to Courage is now available on Amazon. Read on Kindle Unlimited Even though it is out to the world, I still have major trepidations about … Continue reading Still shaking in my knees
My six-sided painting. I was pretty excited to find this canvas. I knew immediately that I wanted to do a space painting on this. Once I felt ready, I painted the canvas black. The picture above shows it all prepared and ready. My first layer: It's hard not to block a painting in like this … Continue reading Nebula on a hexagon
I'm going to call this prior week the "hard-won week." Adventures didn't go well and it seemed like a struggle to get my daily words in. Each day I barely eked in the words. Life itself was trying to kick me and keep me down. Even getting my daily exercise in seemed to be a … Continue reading Progress – December 3, 2018
"Every day's a gift and not a given right." --from If Today Was Your Last Day by Nickelback I love being creative. I am nearly always focused on the creative outlets in my life. I try new endeavors all the time. As a result, I always have people telling me that I'm so talented and … Continue reading Are you wasting your time?