Are You Aware of the Two Separate Worlds We All Live In?

This past week has been making me think more than usual. For those of you who know me, you may be snickering, “What would that volume look like?”, but as I stare past you at the wall, a myriad of emotions have been flashing across my consciousness.

Murakami detail

I was teary at the . . . → Read More: Are You Aware of the Two Separate Worlds We All Live In?

Do You Need Some Help Keeping the Big Baddies Away?

So….just coming off of pneumonia and total and utter exhaustion…made me think about Thanksgiving and what it meant to me this year.

Photo Credit: Mary Kuskin

Here is what it meant:

– Small things are big things (especially the really good things)

– Big things are small things (they just seem like big things . . . → Read More: Do You Need Some Help Keeping the Big Baddies Away?

Are You Trapped in the “I’m So Busy” Mindset?

Too busy?

Hi y’all.

Been working on the new Indiegogo page while balancing a sick cat, an elderly mother and the usual pulls of life. Well, you know, not LITERALLY balancing them…. but it sure does feel like we’re all literally balancing all of our stuff somewhere on our persons, doesn’t it?

So, I . . . → Read More: Are You Trapped in the “I’m So Busy” Mindset?

Should I Rest Before I Dig In Again?? Yes!!

Ok, one break before I dig in again.

This fall is looking crazy. I need to revamp my website and launch another funding site. All good things but…a lot of work. What isn’t really? Anything worthwhile is always going to be a bunch of work. The plus side is that it distracts the hell out . . . → Read More: Should I Rest Before I Dig In Again?? Yes!!

Are You Giving Your Power Away?

Recently I had posed a question on Facebook to engage a bit of conversation. The question was, “Why does there always seem to be a struggle between knowledge and power?” – ie: why can’t these two play nicely with each other?

I find that these two entities play a role in every aspect of life, . . . → Read More: Are You Giving Your Power Away?

Have You Seen These Two Brilliant Films Yet?

I have seen several amazing films so far this Oscar season and I haven’t even seen La La Land yet. As a former film student, that is very exciting! Not every year is this strong.

Manchester by the Sea

So, the two standouts so far (even though Arrival was so wonderful with it’s 2001 . . . → Read More: Have You Seen These Two Brilliant Films Yet?

Want to Add Your Bandages to My Bandages?

Hello lovely readers!

All the Bandages

I am excited to announce the official launch, well, technically last week, but who’s counting…of my All the Bandages online installation website!

All the Bandages is the first project under my Social Acupuncture/Social Meditation heading. I’ve installed the piece several times so far, to great response, but this . . . → Read More: Want to Add Your Bandages to My Bandages?

Life Is Hard….So Who Are You Grateful For?

So, this is a hard one.

Mom

I am a very independent and a generally happy person, but life has intervened. I usually like all of the ups and downs life brings. It’s a challenge and I think of it as a test of my character as to whether I can be the best . . . → Read More: Life Is Hard….So Who Are You Grateful For?

Any Desire to be Able to Travel Back in Time?

So, I went to a music festival last weekend called the Catskill Chill which was all my friends idea as she is a huge fan of the

Catskill Chill at night with %100 humidity

headliner called Yonder Mountain – a bluegrass band from Boulder, CO. I had a great time, better than her I . . . → Read More: Any Desire to be Able to Travel Back in Time?

Maybe the Craziest Film I’ve Ever Seen?

So, those of you who know me know that my original background is in film as well as my undergraduate degree. Hence, I’ve seen more films than most people I know and love to dissect meaning, themes and imagery from said films.

Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

Well, last weekend I went to NYC . . . → Read More: Maybe the Craziest Film I’ve Ever Seen?