Creativity and PowerAugust 25th, 2016
tags: create

An original, creative person has a very different relationship with power than most people.

An original, creative person accesses power directly through the inspiration of their creative pursuits and practices.

An original, creative person doesn't look to anyone else to represent them.

An original, creative person knows how to listen ...

The War of ArtOctober 25th, 2014
tags: create

You don’t know until you make the commitment - until you begin the diet, start the business, commit to the spiritual path - just how much resistance you’re in for.

I expected it to be a challenge. I knew that starting my new business, and journaling about my spiritual journey, would have ...

Women LeadersJune 8th, 2013
tags: create

My friend John once asked me, “Do you think some people are born to lead? And do you think people, by nature, are drawn to follow?” John was a senior fellow at an Ivy League school and President/CEO of his own international bioscience company. He’d answered his own ...

On Being An OriginalOctober 7th, 2012
tags: create

Elvis had it. Sure, it was sex appeal, but it was more than that. Van Gogh had it and there’s nothing sexy about haystacks and cypress trees. Mozart had it, and Einstein. I’ve noticed it for a long time, ever since Elvis’ 1968 T.V. special - you know the one ...

From ScratchSeptember 29th, 2012
tags: create

I've got to tell you about my printer. No, not my HP, the women who are printing my business cards.

First, I'll tell you how I found them.

I knew what kind of card I wanted, but didn't know where to get it done. I had a sample business card ...

Aunt Golda's PurseAugust 25th, 2012
tags: create

My Aunt Golda had a brown, leather purse - the same one for years. I remember it vividly, soft and wrinkled from high-quality cow hide and years of good use. It has a place in my memory because, each year when she came to visit us from her home in San ...

FlowAugust 18th, 2012
tags: create

If it feels so good, why don't we do it more often?

What I'm talking about is flow, the Alpha brainwave state.

You've probably heard the term, but may not know exactly what it is and how to get into it. According to The Handbook of Positive Psychology, flow has ...

Writing MyselfJuly 7th, 2012
tags: create

I'd never thought of myself as a writer. Other than a personal journal, I'd never felt the urge to express myself in written word - that was for people with something to say. But, I'd left my life behind, and before I could move forward again, I needed to 'pull myself ...

The Power to CreateJune 30th, 2012
tags: create

It has everything to do with remembering the beauty that we are. We each have this power, the power to create, and it is indelibly bound to our awareness of the truth that lives within us.

Of course I’m talking about creativity in the most straight forward sense - when inspired ...