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 …

Reminding myself of the light within.

The traveler driving down a lonely country road at night, is encouraged by the distant twinkling lights of her destination. But it's the headlights of her car that keep her from driving off the road. In life we are drawn toward the bright light of desire and dreams. But only the light we carry with …

Knowing and accepting- Creative Process Part One

Knowing and accepting that we will be criticized- that we will be judged, rejected or even worse ignored-- and choosing to continue anyway- is an essential skill that we need to acquire- that we can not do without- in life and in art. So is knowing and accepting that sometimes the road is long and …