In the previous post, I asked the question: What is your most important creative work? And I suggested an activity—answering … Continue Reading Identifying THE Most Important Thing To Do
Finding time to be creative may seem like a stretch when earning a living, maintaining a home and personal … Continue Reading What Is Your Most Important Creative Work?
I was sitting alone on my lawn feeling frustrated, angry, sad, and depressed. For several days I’d avoided people and refused to make any commitments. I wanted to be left alone. While the details leading up to that difficult week have been … Continue Reading The Best Reminder I Ever Received
Still Life with Pascal’s “Pensées”, oil on canvas by Henri Matisse, 1924. Minneapolis Institute of Art. This is my birthday … Continue Reading Why an Artist’s Date is Worthwhile
Plein air 6×8″ oil painting, May 3, 2019. A crayon drawing on the bedroom wall of a gradeschool friend was … Continue Reading Reawakening to Creativity
I binge watched episodes of Marie Kondo’s Tidying Up on Netflix last weekend. Kondo is a small woman with a … Continue Reading Konmari Changed My Relationship to Books