Exercises for the deeper, harder work of revising a text—and a life.
Photography as a meditation.
Encaustic and wax painting: figure and landscape.
Dancing with grief, hope, and resistance
The world needs people who resist, and people who don’t let anything keep them from dancing.
A rare happily-ever-after for queer characters
Jaime Jarrett’s musical Normativity shows that LGBTQ characters deserve happy endings, too.
By ‘Amazing Grace’
lately I find / more of myself in other poets’ poems than in a mirror
Creations: Concert classical guitar
Instinct, experience, and aesthetic judgment play a crucial role.
Way is opening
More than once, my attempts to stick to my dream prevented me from seeing other doors that were open all around me.
Translucent alabaster captures the spirit of fire.
Making peace with the temporary nature of life
Making an object that exists solely to be captured in a photograph then discarded is a study in the Buddhist teaching of impermanence.