Creativity

Mar
15
How to Build an Attention Collection?

How to Build an Attention Collection?

David Dark in his book Life’s Too Short to Pretend You’re Not Religious [https://www.amazon.com/Lifes-Short-Pretend-Youre-Religious/
7 min read
Mar
11
"Testament" by Boris Khersonsky

"Testament" by Boris Khersonsky

When I die, don’t let me rest Buried in a grave Let the waves of fire carry Me up
1 min read
Mar
07
James Baldwin on the Artists Vocation

James Baldwin on the Artists Vocation

> “The artist is distinguished from all other responsible actors in society — the politicians, legislators, educators, and scientists — by the fact
1 min read
Mar
05
Leo Tolstoy on the Mission of the Artist

Leo Tolstoy on the Mission of the Artist

> “The artist's mission must not be to produce an irrefutable solution to a problem, but to compel us to love
1 min read
Feb
16
Power of Words and Poetry

Power of Words and Poetry

The power of words and poetry. A student writing about the way a Mary Oliver [http://www.phys.unm.edu/
5 min read
Feb
08
The Peace of Wild Things by Wendell Berry

The Peace of Wild Things by Wendell Berry

A friend shared this poem with me today. We need to share more poems with one another. > When despair for
1 min read
Jan
27
Trojan Horse for the Human Heart

Trojan Horse for the Human Heart

Bestselling Sci-Fi author Hugh Howey [https://hughhowey.com/the-power-of-story/] said this about stories: > “Stories are a Trojan Horse for the
1 min read
Jan
02
My Creator Resolutions for 2022

My Creator Resolutions for 2022

Every year, I sit down to consider where I’ve been, and where I’d like to go. Call them
3 min read
Nov
09
Joe R. Lansdale Writing Advice

Joe R. Lansdale Writing Advice

> “Write like everyone you know is dead. To hell with everyone else’s opinion when you write. Write for yourself.
1 min read
Sep
06
When do you expect completion?

When do you expect completion?

I'm doing blackout poetry again. Here's a brief video on how to do one (below).  They are fun, easy, and