I have an upcoming magazine on healing. I wrote it in accumulative sessions. It combines transcripts from interviews and personal stories. At the start, it was 19,293 words, edited to 18,742 words. The Cause for Requesting Help The magazine additionally needed design and marketing. I was to do them both. Yet, I had other commitments […]
As a creative person who pursued a career in the arts and failed. And then made straight-and-narrow professional choices to compensate, I look at artists’ achievements and ask myself, “Why couldn’t it have been me?”. I replay all the turning points in my life where my creativity was squashed or my commitment waned.
My path has been one of hills and valleys, but I don't carry any regret. One major shift was when I quit my corporate job, moved to Costa Rica and wrote my first book. That was 3 years ago. It was such a fulfilling experience to venture off, and do all I've ever wanted to do: write and travel. A year later, I moved to Colombia, which was another major shift.
Quick question: Does what you create make sense? Pablo Picasso’s work was in an exhibition. Pablo was there. One man after a thorough observation of a painting. He remarked. Your paint doesn’t make sense. Pablo without hesitation. He responded. Life doesn’t make sense. Why do you want me to paint paintings that do? Art, among […]
An interview with Nancy Levenson a freelance writer for sixteen years. Developing content for web and print. Client list includes Target, Regency, Nike, Hewlett-Packard, Apple, Microsoft, Wacom Technologies, Lowe’s, and WebTrends. She would rather create a great result than be right. Integrity matters to her. If she agrees to do something, she'll do it.
Describe your path up until what you’re doing now? I grew up in Milwaukee, WI. Contrary to popular belief, black people do live in Wisconsin. I grew up in the middle class. My parents were both college-educated. They, like most college-educated well-meaning parents, wanted me to be a good kid, get good grades, go to […]
Whether you are enjoying your day or celebrating an event in this beautiful day, still, life is full of experiences and lessons to offer. Here are 25 ideas you can start going on for yourself from looking at my life lessons. 1. I’ve learned To love the time and circumstance that I was brought to […]