Category Archives: On…Series

On Creativity & Self-Promotion

When I first sat down to write this post, it was after spending a Sunday afternoon browsing A Beautiful Mess‘s blog and coming across an article about why it’s okay to promote ourselves. That article struck something in me. It was … Continue reading

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On Expanding Your Definitions

I spent an evening recently cozied up with my latest issue of Flow Magazine. Flow is my jam, my one true love, my big, bright, wise book of constant inspiration. This is how inspirational Flow is. I was reading the … Continue reading

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On Declaring Your Intent

I’ve been re-reading Big Magic lately (for the 5th time) and every read through I get struck by some new sentence or thought that I somehow missed the first time around. (Even though it seems like every single word in my … Continue reading

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On Unlearning Your Facts

I was reading an old journal of mine recently and came across a quote by happiness guru, Gretchen Rubin. She said, “Perhaps we can try to unlearn some of the facts that are no longer true for us.” I don’t … Continue reading

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On Learning as I Go

I’ve been blogging since 2015 and have started (and occasionally finished!) several creative projects over the course of my life. This is an ongoing list of all the things that are becoming (sometimes painfully) obvious as I go along this journey … Continue reading

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On Making It

In Rob Bell’s newest book, How To Be Here, he has a chapter titled, Comparisons, in which he recounts a scene from the movie Comedian (2002). In the film, Jerry Seinfeld has a conversation with another lesser known comedian. The newcomer is … Continue reading

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On Being Intentional

Being deliberate * Doing things on purpose * Acting with a purpose * Thinking before you leap * Pausing to reflect The theme Going into a new year, I often decide on a theme, a phrase, a feeling or a word that … Continue reading

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