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“Just stop thinking, worrying, looking over your shoulder wondering, doubting, fearing, hurting… grinding, grinding, grinding away at yourself. Stop it and just DO!”

December 16, 2016


In 1960, artists Sol LeWitt and Eva Hesse met and became close friends. Five years later, Eva was struggling with creative block and self doubt, so turned to Sol with her quandary. I found his letter of response so inspirational and motivating, I have to post it here. This, I believe, not only applies to an artist with a block, but anyone who is struggling with the gamut of other obstacles life hurls our way.


December 28, 2013


White Fire and The Hound of the Baskervilles and Chi Running and Hidden Cities and Gulp and Eat & Run and The Psychopath Inside and OMG THERE ARE SO MANY BOOKS I CAN READ NOW!!!!

“Outside of a dog, a book is man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.” ~ Groucho Marx

November 16, 2011


I discovered reading again in 2008, after many years of avoiding it.  When I was a child, I was an avid reader and eagerly anticipated the days my mother would take me to the library where I could peruse the new arrivals and check out a stack to take home and devour. Somewhere along the […]