A creative invitation into the natural world around you

Here’s an invitation to pack up a little notebook, and a pen or pencil (and, if you’re feeling fancy, a few colored pencils or watercolors) and head outside . . .

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Writing these posts feels like I’m a hermit crab finding a new (much more spacious) shell!

AND, wow, my soul is also exposed. No more squishing into a tiny shell . Words being brave. Hermit crab too.

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The Letting Go That Happened Before the Incoming Tide Could Come

A full (creative) well is a heart that overflows with love and care for others. I am a much better friend because I expand. And an expanded friend has so much more to give. 💚

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How to Know if You Are a Writer (or Artist, or Singer-Songwriter, or Kazoo-Player)

What would happen if you stopped spilling little cups of tea everywhere and instead dove right into the deep waters of your own creative life? 

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Writing a Wild Bathtub (instead of Spilling Little Cups of Tea Everywhere!)

Here’s how to inspire your ideas—and publish and share them more easily. This post is about the one change I made recently (with this blog!), and I hope it inspires your art too. 💛

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