I’m A Multipod and I’m Okay

I discovered something/someone/somewhere new today. Emilie Wapnick’s TEDx talk on multipotentialites. Which I am one. But I didn’t know it…or maybe I did know it but couldn’t fit it into my current world view. As a multipotentialite or, as...

Letting Go of Beliefs

I bought this faux leather journal at Wal-Mart (don’t judge me, I’m in a small town). I liked journaling in it. For reals journaling, where you put your feelings down on the page. It has this elastic fastener that goes around the whole book. Was handy for...

July Art Supplies

One of the good things (and sometimes the ONLY good thing) about working a day job is that I have cash to spend on decent art supplies. Seriously, sometimes that is the only benefit of working that job. I have amassed a fair decent supply of art goodies – not...

The Whole Effing Gorgeous Point

The whole effing, gorgeous point of desire mapping is to go after your intentions in ways that reflect your core desired feelings – soul-affirming, not soul-sucking. The goal-getting itself has to feel the way you most want to feel. – Danielle LaPorte, The...

Doing What You Love Is Enough

I had big ol’ plans. I set my intentions. For real this time. Imagine my utter surprise when all I wanted to do was crochet. Knit. Create my art. That wasn’t exactly what the big ol’ plan was. The big ol’ plan was to create this monstrous...

I Am Enough

“I am tired of striving. I am tired of striving. I am tired of striving.” So ended a journal entry the other night. I had come home after dropping off my daughter at her dad’s house. Finally I had quiet time to myself. And I just collapsed...

How To Know Yourself

Socrates, wise old dude, said it best: “Know Thyself”. Looks like he knew how to have a good time, no? It’s also been said that is the one purpose, the one reason we are here. To know ourselves. Here’s how I’ve got it figured (wink...