For writers and creatives, the daily battles can be won not just through countless counter attacks, but with extra doses of self-care and time set aside for creative pursuits.Read more "Soothing the Ravenous Soul"
Sometimes you need to recalibrate your settings and realize that all those cliché’s about serving too many masters and burning candles at both ends have a point – we can only accomplish so much at any given time.Read more "“When It’s Time to Change, It’s Time to Rearrange…”"
When it comes to real life, what do you do when the infantry doesn’t materialize, and no-one’s around to save the day?Read more "Waiting for the Plot Twist"
Sometimes the hardest thing to do is stand your ground.Read more "The Art of the Gamble"
Daily creative writing isn’t about tapping genius every chance you get. It’s about preparing for the long haul. Building up your creative stamina. Finding the reasons, searching for the golden ticket, and grasping at the brass ring.Read more "Cooing Angels and Rakish Devils"
What will you do in the next hundred days? By Elizabeth Cutright Last night, I had the opportunity to watch a good friend complete another chapter in her latest adventure. I’ve mentioned my adventures with Spruced and Mindy Nelson before, and last night Mindy graduated from the Women’s Economic Ventures (WEV) core 14-week Self-Employment Training course. […]Read more "Challenge Accepted!"
Crafts, Hobbies and the Crafty Consciousness By Elizabeth Cutright I have a confession to make…I never took Home Ec in high school. I was too busy being a nerd, spending all my time on the yearbook and the school newspaper while quietly pining after the dismissive jock who was in love with all my friends […]Read more "Behind The Seams…"