Regular Posts Tagged ‘ali the writer’
Doorway of Imagination
21st Jul 2012Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

Howdy! With much ado post Mid-Summer’s Eve in the hazy shade summer, here’s a quarterly report from the heart to remind you that 1.) these are indeed the days of miracle and wonder, and 2.) the universe is unfolding as it should. XO & Cookies – Ali “As we make ourselves, we make the universe.” [...]

sweet release
15th Jul 2012Posted in: Text 0

I wrote this in my journal after a long weekend in the studio at the end of May, while working on a piece that was working on me. – Ali What is this – this attachment (!) to a moment, a piece, a desire stuck and fixated for fear of losing it; of ruining that [...]

a simple creature
25th Jan 2012Posted in: Text 1

a simple creature by Allison Schultz I am here – present a gift. an unlettered map of the fallen starfragment tracing a story in the earth about a dream becoming true at the edge of transformation and wonder. a body of work soft animal fur and pink wired, electric desiring beyond my edges of percipient [...]

Ala Mode
31st Jul 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

“Do not wait for life. Do not long for it. Be aware, always and at every moment, that the miracle is in the here and now.” – Marcel Proust The waves of summer’s happenings are going swimmingly here at HQ, where everyday is a 5 star day, the studio feels like a spa, and co-conspirator [...]

‎Mindfully Becoming: Life is a feast of ‘nows’
10th Jul 2011Posted in: Text 1

‎”The thought manifests as the word; The word manifests as the deed; The deed develops into habit; And habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care, And let it spring from love. Born out of concern for all beings.” – Buddha Where you are and where you want to be [...]

Choose to Be Happy and Live Deeply Delightful: The Inspiration Book 2.0
19th Jun 2011Posted in: Text 1

I revised The Inspiration Book a bit this morning – edited some copy, added in some brighter images, had some fun. Be sure to check it out, send a copy to your pops, and tell all your besties. It’s still very free, just more rich in vibrance.

Such lovely heights
15th Apr 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

“Living creatively is really important to maintain throughout your life. And living creatively doesn’t mean only artistic creativity, although that’s part of it. It means being yourself, not just complying with the wishes of other people.” – Matt Groening Twenty Eleven has me facing my fear of heights here at the studio, where I’ve been enamored [...]

Inspiration – and first friday at Prana Boulder
27th Mar 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

“Are you barely breathing and calling it a life?” Mary Oliver We’ve been stepping up our time on the mat here at HQ, where things have been transpiring in the substratum of our beingness as of late, and we’ve been told our handwriting looks like an ancient text. Paired with a good starlit sit on [...]

Ignite those creative bones…
14th Mar 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

“It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.” – Leonardo da Vinci We keep holy the daily hike and put romaine and avocados in our smoothies here at HQ, because our creative bones are the [...]

in the colors, for Saturday breakfast
11th Mar 2011Posted in: Newsletters, Text 0

The whole world as we experience it visually comes to us through the mystic realm of color.” – Hans Hofmann The sweet, sweet beauty that’s been pouring out of the studio over the past year – heck, the past week – is almost too much to keep to myself. I invite you to come visit, [...]