Americans demonstrably value community—and we realize that our economy isn’t oriented in a way that enables community to thrive.
In which my cats demonstrate the unsatisfactoriness of life.
Sensors doing blue collar labor and “women’s work” maintain the quality of our lives, but–perhaps because we’re shaped by the forces of capitalism–we don’t really respect them for it.
A big life change like this is disorienting, but I’m finally getting the hang of it—and my priorities are becoming clear.
Even when you suddenly have an abundance of time, you have to be able to use it effectively. Habits can help with that.
I’ve always known what I wanted to be when I grew up. It’s just that it didn’t seem like a feasible option.
Time to see about fixing that.
The Ancient Greeks were on to something when they spoke of the Muse as the source of creativity, as I tried to argue in a creativity training workshop. Continue reading Beyond a Definition, the Creative Experience
The pressures on women both to be perfect moms and to achieve professionally can fuel negative disintegration. And it’s the third factor, not leadership gurus, that can help solve that.
I already knew my so-called “hobbies” were a 40+ hour a week endeavor. As it turns out, forty more hours hardly made a dent. Do other people experience this? Continue reading What I Learned From My Creativity Staycation
If Einstein were a young visionary today, how likely would he be to escape the Patent Office?
No one teaches young people with multipotentiality how to live fulfilling lives in a highly specialized world, so it’s up to those of us who have been there to mentor the next generation. Continue reading Mentoring for Multipotentiality
It is now 9:53 a.m. on a Saturday here where I sit. Right on schedule, a wave of energy paired with inspiration comes to me—I’m ready to jump into that flow state and churn out creative work. Ten o’clock is … Continue reading Ten o’clock Flow Time