All of us contain a divine, expressive spark, a creative candle intended to light our path and that of our fellows.
As we move toward our dreams, we move toward our divinity.
Attention is the act of connection. and the reward for attention is always healing.
By being willing to be a bad artist, you have a chance to BE an artist, and perhaps over time, a very good one.
By listening to the creator within, we are led to our right path.
By trusting, we learn to trust.
Creativity – like human life itself – begins in darkness.
Creativity is our true nature.
Creativity is the natural order of life. Life is energy: pure creative energy.
Fear is an acronym for ‘False Evidence Appearing Real’.
I have learned the value of articulating creative challenges. Nothing is too petty to bear mention.
I teach people to let themselves be creative.
It is important to remember that at first flush, going sane feels just like going crazy.
It may be different for others, but pain is what it took to teach me to pay attention.
Just as blood is a fact of your physical body, creativity is a fact of your spiritual body.
Leap and the net will appear.
Love is the substance of all life. Everything is connected in love, absolutely everything.
Making a piece of art requires myriad tiny steps.
Over the years, I have learned to grab titbits of time. The titbits add up. It is an ‘easy does it’ approach to creativity.
The creative process is a process of surrender, not control.
The simple act of venting – with humour if possible – makes me the author of my life.
The storm is a tutor to me. Its turbulence teaches that I am resilient enough to survive the tumult.
The trick to surviving difficult times is to admit they are truly difficult. Yet these difficult times will pass.
There is no point in fighting the storm or willing it to pass sooner. The storm takes the time it takes.
When the future is too terrifying to contemplate and the past too painful, I have learned to pay attention to right now.
Fear: False Evidence Appearing Real.