write + now

It may take a year to write that book. In a year you’ll be older anyway.

word porn

I can’t begin to tell you how much I adore this book. Elizabeth Gilbert’s love letter to literature is funny and wise and inspired and a cold shock of water in the face of every would be, actual, dreaming artist. So much of this book is resonant and sexy and beguilingly true about the creative process. If you dream of writing that book of yours, this book should be required reading. Feed your dream, kick your butt, lick the boots of your muse and get busy with the business of your art.

love + happiness

Happy February! A few years ago, I developed a method to treat insomnia and occupy my mind in the middle of the night just long enough to drift back to sleep. What has this got to do with love? Stay with me. So I call this sleep aid I invented, The ABCs of Gratitude. I start with A and work my way to Z with all the elements of my life for which I’m grateful. A: I’m grateful for avocados (I love them!) B: I’m grateful for beautiful babies C: I’m grateful… Read More