creative process, creative writing, Multi-disciplinary, Multi-passionate, My writer's manifesto, writing

A defence of doing too many things, and what painting teaches me about writing

I am what they call a multi-passionate artist, apparently. I divide my time between theatre making and art making. Some people have suggested that  I lack focus. But I am hyper-focused actually. I just like to switch my focus from time to time. I have been told that I will never get anywhere if I don't… Continue reading A defence of doing too many things, and what painting teaches me about writing

life lessons etc., My writer's manifesto

A new painting.

  “the only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the… Continue reading A new painting.

creative process, creative writing

Dispatches from the road less travelled-

I am reposting this because I needed to remind myself about the things that I said. I needed to get myself back on track after some detours. Lately I have been struggling with my sense of direction- And this post helped me get my bearings. I hope it does a little bit of the same… Continue reading Dispatches from the road less travelled-

creative process, life lessons etc.

I changed my mind.

“There are only three kinds of business in the universe: mine, yours, and God’s.” ~ Byron Katie Today, I had the urge to write about something that I was outraged about. I was disgruntled about a particular internet star. I wanted to be the kid in the crowd who cries out that the emperor has no… Continue reading I changed my mind.

a writing practice, creative process, creative writing

Some lists.

I reblogged this post from a few years ago I think I have come a long way from this but some of them still apply.   Reasons I get stuck. 1. It is hard to keep going when the destination seems so distant and unknown. 2. It is hard to keep believing in yourself-- when… Continue reading Some lists.