Category Archives: Free yourself

a newfound joy in folding socks

  Did you know that your socks actually want to be neatly folded, and not twisted into a lumpy sock-ball? If you’re like me, you’ve been abusing your socks since you started washing towels with garments (because like me, you just

a newfound joy in folding socks

  Did you know that your socks actually want to be neatly folded, and not twisted into a lumpy sock-ball? If you’re like me, you’ve been abusing your socks since you started washing towels with garments (because like me, you just

what you create is a miracle of inspiration to someone, somewhere

A day after I write about being creatively constipated, the universe shed its light on me through the people in my life, both on and offline. One of them is a man who’s challenged and encouraged me. He’s an artist and

what you create is a miracle of inspiration to someone, somewhere

A day after I write about being creatively constipated, the universe shed its light on me through the people in my life, both on and offline. One of them is a man who’s challenged and encouraged me. He’s an artist and

creative constipation

Over tea this morning, my friend described how his girlfriend self-sabotages her artistic ambitions. She’d intended to apply to a particular art school, but for reasons that were weak at best, she didn’t. Her lack of initiative made her feel shitty

creative constipation

Over tea this morning, my friend described how his girlfriend self-sabotages her artistic ambitions. She’d intended to apply to a particular art school, but for reasons that were weak at best, she didn’t. Her lack of initiative made her feel shitty

Some random thoughts on the power of your mind

I was meditating when three sentences came to me: “Figure out how how difficult it is. Don’t make it more difficult than it is. Tackle the difficulty.”  Eureka, I thought. The simplest concepts can elude us when we let our

Some random thoughts on the power of your mind

I was meditating when three sentences came to me: “Figure out how how difficult it is. Don’t make it more difficult than it is. Tackle the difficulty.”  Eureka, I thought. The simplest concepts can elude us when we let our

What to do with you now

Hey, freedom – my mom told me ’bout you when I was just a young girl. She filled my eyes with dreams, whispering in my ear that you and I would do magical things. She was so young – but a babe

What to do with you now

Hey, freedom – my mom told me ’bout you when I was just a young girl. She filled my eyes with dreams, whispering in my ear that you and I would do magical things. She was so young – but a babe

you are shining

God has been wanting me to say its name. I know it, because I feel it. I am it, and it is me, And together we create a spectrum of color. And you are me, and I am you, and

you are shining

God has been wanting me to say its name. I know it, because I feel it. I am it, and it is me, And together we create a spectrum of color. And you are me, and I am you, and

5 reasons you should meditate

I will do anything to avoid meditating these days. I would prefer attempting to pull apart impossibly entangled christmas tree lights. I would rather scrub my shower walls with a toothbrush, or organize my spice cabinet by the alphabet. I would rather brush my

5 reasons you should meditate

I will do anything to avoid meditating these days. I would prefer attempting to pull apart impossibly entangled christmas tree lights. I would rather scrub my shower walls with a toothbrush, or organize my spice cabinet by the alphabet. I would rather brush my