Last Friday I spent the evening with an amazing bunch of artists and art lovers at a little coffeeshop in West Palm Beach (by the way if you are local and haven’t been to Harold’s, you’re missing out!) This gathering is called Lyrical, Ink. and it happens every month. I’ve [...]
These summer days are longer, but they’re flying by somehow. fleeting.
I want to remember to live in the moment more.
I want to be more present.
I want to join a gym because it is becoming too hot to be outside for too long, but my body craves movement. My mind craves [...]
Every once in while I reach a bit of a plateau in my creative life. I’m not as inspired as I usually am, and everything seems a little… blah. I write a page of text only to read it over and think “this is crap.” I make myself go out [...]
I’ve been crocheting again, making a market bag for our summer beach trips. I hadn’t picked up a hook for a while- in fact it’s been a while since I did anything creative besides photography and writing. Sometimes I crave the repetitive motion of crocheting- it’s calming, and sort of meditative.
I came to this place in search of something real and true. Those were the only expectations I allowed myself to bring. I came as a seeker and a learner, as an artist wanting to create something authentic and meaningful.
That is all I ever want, and I am learning that [...]
I have had so much on my mind and heart lately, and [...]
So after my post yesterday about priorities and what mine aren’t, I wanted to say a few things about what they are.
For starters, this:
My silly, sweet, passionate little boy, who is literally growing right before my eyes. It’s said over and over again- kids grow up too [...]
Lately I have been prioritizing, examining how I spend my time, and thinking about what matters and what really doesn’t. I have to admit- I have been spending an inordinate amount of time and energy on the things that really don’t matter, and not enough on the things that do.
The number [...]