I had the pleasure of stumbling across a contributing writer for the New Yorker last night, Dani Shapiro. After reading her article about writing memoirs, I must admit that I am tempted to subscribe to the magazine simply to stay in touch with her writing. 468 more words
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Flower Name: Madonna Lily (lilium candidum)
We dwell in a culture that favors the masculine or yang energies of doing, outward achievement, action, productivity, reason, and independence—and we spend most of our lives bathed in this energy before becoming pregnant. 1,029 more words
For a long while, I’ve been lost and confused about the seemingly opposite and nigh irreconcilable pull of both artless commerce and artful consciousness.
The mastery of life–which seems for all intents and purposes to be “making a living”–and the mastery of art looked like paths that diverged… 220 more words