Being Present with Students

When I first started my career in 1991, I didn’t imagine that I’d leave before retirement age. I had visions …

A Very Brief History of Yoga

Since it’s the beginning of a new year, and I’m once again attempting to keep up with my blogging schedule, …

Breaking the Rules

I think we learn at a young age where rules fit into our lives. I’ve met people other the years …

WIPs and Chains

Taking a break from books on the craft of writing is much needed. Reading the books, making notes, writing the …

Life of a Creative-Part 23

In Natalie Goldberg’s book, Wild Mind: Living the Writer’s Life, she offers advice on how to write, why we might …

Life of a Creative-Part 22

How do artists create? I’ve shared before, and still believe, that for every person that listens to the Muse and …

Life of a Creative-Part 21

How to Create Art There are as many ways to partake in creativity as there are people who create art. …

Yoga vs. Stretching

Though I haven’t taken a yoga class at a gym, I know people who have. I also know yoga instructors …

Life of a Creative-Part 20

Be a Zen Master “If punctuation is about thought…then in order to punctuate, we have to know our mind, to …

Life of a Creative-Part 19

When I first began writing, it was difficult to explain to others how I came up with my ideas. It’s …