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The Bar

Often, before we start a new creative project, we get stuck, unable to move forward because we feel disgusted at how far we seem to fall short of where we want to be.

Navigating Doubts

I like writing because when I write, I gain insight and clarity into my own thoughts. It’s a space where I can make conscious all the …

Constraints

It can be invigorating to live within walls and work within restrictions. Such things can, oddly, be liberating, as we are forced to learn to evade and elude.
— Abbas Kiarostami

Inspiration and Presence

When we encounter a piece of art that delights us, we creative types feel an urge to invoke that same power in ourselves. It’s not …

Like Music

When we encounter a piece of art that delights us, we creative types feel an urge to invoke that same power in ourselves. It’s not …

Nothing New Under the Sun

When we encounter a piece of art that delights us, we creative types feel an urge to invoke that same power in ourselves. It’s not …

Playing our Way to Good Ideas

When we encounter a piece of art that delights us, we creative types feel an urge to invoke that same power in ourselves. It’s not …

Impostor!

When we encounter a piece of art that delights us, we creative types feel an urge to invoke that same power in ourselves. It’s not …

Next Service

Stephanie didn’t tell Dave before she left. She knew if they talked about it, she would never make a move. So, after he left for work …

The Birdman

A man and a woman in their second floor apartment. The woman is in the kitchen, making a sandwich. She lathers on the mayonnaise. The man …

The Tell Tale Heart

True!—nervous—very, very dreadfully nervous I had been and am; but why will you say that I am mad? The disease had sharpened my …