Melissa Gilbert in her book Big Magic said we are all creative and I believe that. She says let go of perfection and create. I think we have to redefine what we think creative is. It is not just being a writer, painter, sculptor, potter and/or poet. I feel it is broader than that. It … Continue reading We are creatives and we don’t care what society says
This blog for me is about putting myself out there. I think it is part blogging and part journaling. I am someone who keeps things close to my chest in pretty well all areas in my life. I have to weigh the pros and cons, desired outcomes and what ifs numerous times in various scenarios. … Continue reading Can you share to soon?
It is the first Monday of the month where I share a taste of items and information that caught my eye in the last month. I hope you enjoy and something inspires you to create. I am always looking for ideas to get my creative juices flowing and Cloth Paper Scissors did just that. This is on … Continue reading What caught my eye – favorites from the past month
"Perfectionism is not a quest for the best. It is a pursuit of the worst in ourselves, the part that tells us that nothing we do will ever be good enough." Julia Cameron I recently read the above sentence and it resonated with me. It reminded me of all the ideas, possibilities I have not started, … Continue reading Perfectionism
I live in an extraordinary city with theatre, symphony, museums, a college of art and design, universities and more. Plus an incredible new library that is beautiful! I will be the first to admit I do not take advantage of all my city has to offer, but I did on a recent Saturday. February was … Continue reading What or who is currently in town? Mary Pratt?