Monthly Archives: May 2011

a tuesday to play

I was wondering where to send us today, and as I write it hit me. I’m going to borrow an idea from Julia Cameron. It’s called an “artist’s date”. You ready? OK. Take your artist on a date. Maybe it’s … Continue reading

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going beyond information…

“Argument is conclusive… but… it does not remove doubt, so that the mind may rest in the sure knowledge of the truth, unless it finds it by the method of experimentation.”                   – Roger Bacon What I find important in the … Continue reading

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My May Play

This past weekend was a day for play. If you remember, May’s challenge was to take a day and follow the little urges that we so often ignore or argue against. Sunday afternoon provided me with the opportunity, maybe the … Continue reading

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my ‘deliberate miss’

So last week I left you with this mini challenge. This is the result of my play. Its a gorgeous day outside. The son is shining. A breeze is blowing. The birds are singing and the trees are dancing. It … Continue reading

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pumping iron

Are you flexing your creative muscles? It takes work and practice. This is a lesson I’m being given ample opportunity to learn right now. It’s also a principle that goes beyond the initial burst of ideas, to the completion of … Continue reading

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Haiku-za

So today’s mini challenge? Make your own Haiku-za. Flaunt your inner gangster by making a gang style haiku. So for those of you who are not familiar with a haiku, it is a Japanese poetry style that is made up … Continue reading

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just “be”ing

These two words are the life I’m beginning to discover. It’s a life that is constantly open, or at least trying to be. I believe it requires two very important things. One, an absolute trust in something bigger than yourself … Continue reading

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