The Future As Past: The Paradoxical Nature Of Creativity

The Future As Past: The Paradoxical Nature Of Creativity

The Future As Past: The Paradoxical Nature of Creativity What’s past is prologue William Shakespeare, The Tempest The New Year is often associated with reflection and resolution. I’ll go to the gym five times a week, I’ll read 52 books, I’ll lose 25 pounds, I’ll...
Paradoxes, Turning Points & Creativity

Paradoxes, Turning Points & Creativity

The Paradoxes of Creativity You were born to be a creator, to express your most meaningful and creative life. And, as you say yes to a life of creating, you realize that creating is rampant with paradoxes and dichotomies.     The Spontaneous and the...
The Creative Journey of Nourishment & Becoming

The Creative Journey of Nourishment & Becoming

    The Creative Journey of Nourishment & Becoming In the last two blog posts, Nourishing the Creativity of Your Inner Artist and The Cycles of Creativity I talked about the special properties of this dark time of year, a season that seems drab and...
Nourishing The Creativity Of Your Inner Artist

Nourishing The Creativity Of Your Inner Artist

Journeying Into The Labyrinth Last week’s blog post, Cycles of Creativity, touched upon the ideas of creativity, reflection, and the special potency of this dark time of year in the northern hemisphere. This is a time of paradox, of contrast between the inner and the...
The Cycles of Creativity

The Cycles of Creativity

  We are approaching a special time of year, a time of happenings both celestial and cerebral. As most everyone knows, this is the time of year in the Northern Hemisphere where the days are shortest and darkest.  It is also a time of internal reflection and...