Is it possible to write an article about artistic setbacks when in the middle of one? Is it simply a matter of showing up at the page, or jewelry bench or wherever you make your art? According to everything I’ve learned from Julia Cameron, it is.
I had a serious setback last week. I’m trying […]
I woke up yesterday to a chilly, damp and rainy day. It called for soup.
The process of making soup is magical to me. I take all these disparate ingredients and mix them together into a watery mess. I add heat and come back hours later to find that the watery mess has turned into […]
I had a birthday last week. I won’t tell you which one it was, but suffice to say I’ve been old enough to vote for a while now.
There was a time when I didn’t like birthdays. I used them as an excuse to take out that old measuring stick (the one in my head) […]
A long time ago, I lived in Brooklyn, NY. I was a Young, Urban, Professional seeking to live a Yuppie lifestyle. There was only one problem, my soul was craving something different. That part of me showed herself with little herb gardens in pots on fire-escapes. One year I grew tomatoes in pots on the […]