The Haunting

As self-reliant, independent artists and entrepreneurs, the one thing that incessantly troubles us, the one thing that mercilessly crawls under our skin and causes us to anxiously fidget and squirm the most, is that haunting voice between our ears that relentlessly...

Bubble of Distraction

Reimagine and reconsider that which you say must be completed, resolved, manifested, or begun. Remind yourself what your biggest, most important goal or dream is. Remind yourself what truly matters to you. Then ask yourself, “What am I unconditionally committed to?”...

Stand Up in The Boat!

When someone stands up in the boat, everyone else shouts, “Sit down! You’re rocking the boat!” Why? Because when the boat is rocked in any group, company, partnership, or creative project, people have to wake up, snap out of it, and start making things happen! And...

Poor-Man’s Excuse

“I’m not the only struggling artist, other artists are struggling too!” “I’m not the only business owner feeling the pinch, others are feeling it too!” “I’m not the only one waiting for the world to change, others are waiting too!” When artists & treps point to...

Getting Better

It’s possible that we no longer need to strive to get better at our special talent. That our special talent is finally fine tuned. It’s possible that we may not need to acquire more of something. That we actually have enough of it already. It’s possible that we don’t...