Tag Archives: creativity

fear of the page

I view blogging as a practice. Kind of like meditation. Blogging involves a discipline. It helps me show up. It is a conduit to my creative self – which goes way beyond writing. It’s just the very tip of that … Continue reading

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lessons

I am ever and always becoming. I may reach a plateau and coast for awhile, but apparently this is just the universe’s way of giving me a little breather. Then, the next lesson starts. Except it’s not a new lesson, … Continue reading

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overcoming creative resistance

I have a difficult relationship with creativity. Creativity seems to be absolutely essential to my wellbeing, to making me all of me. I feel an almost constant and fierce desire for creative efforts. And yet, I confront my own incredible resistance … Continue reading

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note to self: anything is possible

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circles

I made my first penny rug about 2006. This was a piece of black wool felt cut into a circle, maybe 8 inches in diameter. On to it, I blanket-stitched smaller circles in a variety of colors, in a circle. … Continue reading

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remembering who you are – the toolbox

I still struggle against unhealthy patterns learned early on in life and in a long-term abusive relationship. The objective is always to remember who I am, and to honor that. That’s not always as easy as it might sound. There’s … Continue reading

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