The Grand Chasm

When you stand on the southern edge of the Grand Canyon you can clearly see the dangerous, rocky, risky, steep, treacherous hike it would take to get to the other side. An ominous trek indeed. That said, if someone pointed across the dangerous, rocky terrain to the...

Resisting Simplicity

– What project (or projects) are screaming at you to be started, refined, clarified, or completed? – What confronting issues need to be addressed, before you can move forward? – What are you avoiding that you know you should be pursuing? – What is the truth that...

It’ll Be Just Like Starting Over

So many folks are calling 2022 a “new beginning.” However, artists & treps are used to new beginnings. It’s where we live every day. If the music isn’t right or the scene has a bug, we record another take. If the painting isn’t right, we paint over it. If our...

Ten Prompts

I wrote 56 blogs & stories this past year, some good, some so-so. However, each one had a prompt, a poke or a prod. Here are ten gems I pulled from the archives to help inspire both of us to keep our eye on the prize, and our hearts running way ahead of our head:...

A Pointless Pursuit

Everything that makes our awesome, creative, entrepreneurial lives exceptional and worthy, including: our razor-sharp intuition, penetrating insight, spontaneous inspiration, and sudden light bulbs over the head, are all threatened every time we choose to pointlessly...