The Tao of Podcasting

The Tao of Podcasting

I feel consumed with this podcast I’ve begun. For the past 2 weeks, no matter what time I go to bed (last night it was close to midnight), I am awake at 5 AM eager to get back to it. I can spend hours editing tape. It should feel tedious and leave me exhausted,...

Big Freakin’ News!!!

Image by Caleb Woods on Unsplash.   We have been a little negligent on the blog lately, and I felt a word of explanation was necessary. We’ve been busy in other avenues. No excuse. That’s just it. First: I have a new piece of short fiction that was...
Leaning into Hard Emotions

Leaning into Hard Emotions

Image by Hermes Rivera on Unsplash. I never want this blog to feel like a diary or confessional. But I had an episode that happened this week that I just feel compelled to share. I felt there was opportunity for learning and growth for me personally, and hopefully...

Maintaining Sanity During Insane Times

Image courtesy of Bankim Desai and Unsplash.com There was a time, say back in say March or April at the start of the pandemic, when I almost looked forward to this year. I saw it as full of possibility for growth and personal development. My work suffered almost...

Thanksgiving

On Thanksgiving day I awoke late in my warm, soft bed. Following Thich Nhat Hahn’s advice I brought a half-smile to my face, soaked in the warmth, and felt my breath for a few moments. Then, in the spirit of the holiday, I made a cup of coffee and sat down to do...