So Godzilla.... I'm a little flabbergasted that after so many iterations, the old movie monster has returned for one more go round. Well, maybe I'm not. All things old are new again and all that. In this particular iteration on Netflix, apparently Godzilla not only showed up and kicked some butt, he ran the human … Continue reading Godzilla Returns…again?
Today, like many days, I am reminded that being myself does not come with a manual. I come back to things a couple of times a year. Around my birthday, I wrote the post "There is Only During", which remains my mantra in life. There is no before or after, only during. The question is … Continue reading On Being Myself
You've heard it a million times: "There is no right way to ...". In my case, it's "there is no right way to write a book". However, as Gretchen Rubin says, the opposite of a great truth is also true meaning "there is no wrong way to write a book". In one way, this is … Continue reading So Many Right Ways
Sometimes it feels that way though doesn't it? Just like someone is supposedly handing out magical permission slips to the creative life. However, whomever this fairy is should also come with a disclaimer for the number of sleepless nights and forgotten meals that go along with attempting to master any art. Grant Faulkner in his … Continue reading You Don’t Need Permission to Be a Creator
I'm excellent at starting things. Finishing them is something I'm slightly less excellent at. This is not to say I don't finish things because I do, just not always in a timely fashion. For instance, I started several stories on this blog which I have not completed or even really worked on. So You Wanna … Continue reading The Works in Progress Post