Routine Facilitating, Not Stifling, Creativity

Over the past few months, I’ve thought a lot about how artists manage their productivity without becoming overwhelmed by pressure and stifling their creativity. Part of this thinking came about from conversations with friends, some who are “artists” or working in the creative realm with or without much structure in their work life. Some of … More Routine Facilitating, Not Stifling, Creativity

My Year in Review

While many participate in the fervor of New Years resolutions, fewer conduct thorough and honest reflection and goal setting in the format of “Annual Reviews” a la Chris Guillebeau or Sid Savara.  And while I journal to keep track of such things (accomplishments, disappointments, reflections, goal setting), I don’t typically assess my life on a scale greater … More My Year in Review