What’s your mindset? Are you in “thinking” mode? Or are you in “trusting” mode? If any of you are confused by what I mean, allow me to explain. (Just as a precursor, I’ll be talking a lot about shooting sports, in case the photo didn’t tip you off. Bear with me - basically all of this is a real-life analogy that applies to ALL OF US, whether you’ve picked up a rifle or not. I’ll explain at the end.) I’ve competed in precision 4-H shooting sports for about five years now. Cont
Yes, I do realize that my tea cup appears to be glowing. It's called SUPER TEA. Well, we are already a week into December! How?! Another scary newsflash: ONLY 19 DAYS UNTIL CHRISTMAS!!! With all of you sufficiently freaked out over the insanely fast passage of time, here are some lists of things I've bene reading/listening to/watching lately. Enjoy! BLOGS I HAVE BEEN READING: To the Barricades: Aimee’s sarcastic, to-the-point, gif-filled posts on writing and life are beautifu
Sometimes, you feel as if all your creativity is gone. Dried up. Deserted. There are two possible reasons for this feeling: a) your creativity is truly all gone and you should become an accountant, or b) you're in the discovery phase! (we can only hope it's option b...) I recently went through what I like to call the discovery phase. I'd just come off of two years of crazy-busy schedules, with lots of projects, both creative and non creative. This fall, I finally hit a wall.
“Honor the space between no longer and not yet.” - Nancy Levin I’m a podcast junkie. One of my favorite things to do is turn a podcast on in the car and revel in 20 minutes of nerdy, random, (usually useful) information. At risk of sounding even more eccentric than I already have painted myself, I’ll stop my praise of podcasts here and cut to the chase: I recently listened to a podcast put on by an art collective called Makers and Mystics. The host interviewed singer/songwrit
Hi, I'm Olivia.
INFJ. Writer. Artist. Reader. Lover of TED talks. Quietly opinionated.
This is a blog about everything, because life isn't limited to one subject.