It Comes Down to Passion vs. Fear

I’ve been trying to figure out the reason that the projects I started last fall stalled out after only a few weeks of effort.  If I’m brutally honest, the reasons boil down to one simple word: fear. Here’s a TED Talk titled “Why you will fail...

Nature of Creativity

Here’s another quote from Alan Arkins An Improvised Life: It is our nature to be creative. Not being creative is an aberration. That may be the single quote I’ve been looking for to inspire me — at least until I get to a place where I can be my own...

Possibility of Growth

For me, every activity I engage in has to contain the possibility of internal growth: otherwise it ends up as either “making a living” or “passing the time” — two ways of going through life that feel to me like a living death. —...