Regular Posts Tagged ‘creativity’
Lovely Mystery
8th Jan 2013Posted in: Text 0

“The ancient roots of the word “art” have to do with connection, and art, at its best, is our connection to the mystery, to the parts of ourselves that are deeper and truer than the day-to-day world. Art connects us to our dreams, to the things that can’t be explained in words, to the things […]

Creative Spirits
8th Jan 2013Posted in: Text 0

I was feeling this today, all parts of it, all day. And, not knowing what words to put to it, this quote fluttered into my forefront by a dear friend: “The creative spirit is in all of us. It is obvious to some, but others never realize the spirit that is in them. It is […]

unlimited spirit
28th Aug 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
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.

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 […]

how-to guide for a life more beautiful
19th Jan 2011Posted in: Collage, Images 0
Agni Candle Co – light your fire
3rd Dec 2010Posted in: Text 0

A month-or-so-ago this conversation happened via lightning-fast-txt-message: Sara: “I’m starting a candle company. need name ideas. GO!” me: “Agni Candle Co. After the Hindu god of fire and ignition.” Sara: “Damn you’re good.” The domain was bought shortly thereafter. And that is the magic of a hot idea. When the wick is lit, there’s no stopping the […]

be creative, be a playmate with god
15th Nov 2010Posted in: Text 1

“Creativity is… seeing something that doesn’t exist already. You need to find out how you can bring it into being and that way be a playmate with God.” – Michele Shea

Creative power is ineffable
8th Aug 2010Posted in: Text 1

From the Notebooks of Paul Klee: “Creative power is ineffable. It remains ultimately mysterious. And every mystery affects us deeply.” “We are ourselves charged with this power, down to our subtlest parts. We may not be able to express its essence, but we can move towards its source, in sofar as at all possible. In […]