• Cooking,  Creativity,  Video

    Idea ☞ A Cooking Show

    I’ve been wanting to widen my skills and produce more content for a while now. Things that are in various stages from flighty butterfly wings at the back of my mind, all the way to outlines on paper keep nagging me constantly. And, in a way, I feel like I’m on the verge of cracking… I can feel that I want to write more. But I also want to do more than just take reasonably pretty pictures. I want to produce video and audio too. (And try to bend WordPress to my will…) For reasons not entirely connected with all this, I also needed to check out what Apple’s Clips…

  • be in the arena,  Creativity

    Light the green light

    I thought this was a really good talk about creativity and going your own way. Those themes have been very top of my mind lately, and I think she’s right. It is a scary proposition to be self validating, to greenlight yourself, but it is the way to go. At the end of the day, your deathbed you will thank you. I’m sure of it!  Ive started writing again. I have acorns of ideas for a putty like future where I find multiple incomes and multiple passions. But the big, important thing is, I am finally writing again. 

  • be in the arena,  Video

    Procrastination and ‘I-need-ism’

    I’ve soon owned this blog for about a year. And so far, I really haven’t written much. It’s not that I don’t want to write, I just can’t seem to do it. Now I am a procrastinator, absolutely, and that led me to this TED talk by Tim Urban of Wait but Why.   I could instantly relate! I’ve tried to get through several college degrees through the years, yet the only one that actually stuck (so far) was one in Publishing. Not because I found it more interesting or more worth while. No! I had a deadline. I had a certain number of weeks left of student loans, and…