You are a friend of Sushil’s and through listening to this pod The Reinvention Roadmap a member of the Art Conduit. Everyone’s a creator but you’re taking steps to create! This is a truth statement: Story is the vehicle to… Read More »As a Multidimensional Creative, You Can’t Connect With Your Audience Without Story.
You’ve heard about the tortoise and the hare. But have you considered applying it to the online “game” we’re all playing? Your creator journey needs to resemble the tortoise’s approach, not the hare’s: slow, steady, constantly moving toward your goal. … Read More »You Don’t Need To Outwit Your Competition (Do This Instead)
Bill Burr’s Netflix show ‘F is For Family’ was an eye-opener. It is a show based in ’70s America that features a dysfunctional white family who constantly traumatize each other and barely manage to stick together. Despite having the occasional… Read More »Painting #30: How A Cartoon Made Me Look At My Dad Differently
It all started on March 20th, 1983. I was born in a dusty, dank, run-down apartment building in downtown Houston, Texas. From that very second of birth to this day, my problems didn’t disappear. I’m not here to tell you my… Read More »How To Reframe Your Past And Get The Most Out Of Your Life
Our brains are gooey, messy, and very moldable. A couple of months ago, I started experimenting with textures on the canvas. I discovered the joy and the challenges of using modeling paste in my art. While I was battling with… Read More »Painting #44: Our Brain is a lot like Modeling Paste
In 2019 I made a very simple painting to remind me of an important lesson. That I can pursue my dreams in any situation, and the only person stopping me from going after them was me. So, I did what… Read More »Painting #48: Lessons from The Invisible Prison.