As a writer I find it embarrassing that I was never an avid reader as a kid. I was much more interested in going outside. It didn’t really matter what I was doing, as long as it was outside. Mostly, I wandered. I looked at things, smelled flowers, tried to talk to the birds, and when I felt really brave, I would lift up a rock and see who I might find hiding underneath. … More Reading and Writing
Creating art is such an important and useful way of expressing emotions. This opportunity is coming to me at such an incredible crossroads for me personally. I plan to “rock my bald” and talk to kids honestly about how creating art has helped me through my emotional struggles during cancer treatment. I hope to inspire them to turn to their creativity when they are feeling powerful emotions, too. … More HeART of Discovery!
Started my day today watching an episode of Bob Ross and following some of his advice as I created my own version of “Happy Little Trees.” What an inspiration he was. Such a lovely person. He always says, “don’t copy me, make it your own. Make the place you want to go to.” I feel … More Happy Little Trees
My intention as an artist and writer is to encourage people to express themselves creatively and become more resilient to criticism, especially that dreadful inner-critic. … More For the joy of it!
Thank you, thank you, thank you! … More My Unicorn Tribe
The mouse is back! She’s got an important message for you.
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If you are looking for a new creative planner to try this next year to keep your thoughts organized and track your daily evolution, I hope you will give this Playbook a try. It has been an amazing benefit to my own spiritual and professional development as a creative person over the past few years. I love starting each day with a cup of coffee and my playbook. … More New! A Playbook for Creative People
What are you being called to create outside the fields of gray? … More The Red Crayon
I take a deep breath and choose to step out of my comfort zone and share a little piece of my personal world with the great BIG WORLD, in the only way I feel authentically called to do, through my art and encouragements. … More The World
I was just wondering what to put in the frame when my cat returned proudly from the hunt. … More A Greater Warrior Than I