Love is a Song
There’s nothing more beautiful than the blend of mathematics, emotions, melodies, harmonies, and instruments (vocal and otherwise) that is the gift of song. I do not share in that gift. Both of my parents studied music in college, sing and play instruments. I did not inherit this gift, but I appreciate its imperceptible ability to sway the human spirit.Continue reading “Love is a Song”
Fresh Fridays are all about sharing new fresh ideas. Whether it’s a movie, book, game, or some other cultural artifact, I’ll share something I love on Fridays!
Where do ideas come from? Is it hours of research, pure talent, a bolt of lightning, magical fairies, or a Sasquatch sprinkling pencil shavings on the shag carpet of your hippocampus?Continue reading “5 Steps to Your Next Big Idea”
Throwback Thursdays are that time of the week where I look back at something – either from long ago or last week – to gain perspective. 2006-2019 I have worked at CityChurch for nearly 13 years. I have shot and edited video, designed graphics, drawn pictures, led teams, balanced budgets, written copy, and a handful of other things that I never imagined doing when I … Continue reading Appreciate the Ride
Welcome to Tut Tuesday (or Tutorial Tuesday for ‘long’), where we learn somethin’ every Tuesday! This week I wanted to share this tutorial from School of Motion, who specialize in teaching motion graphics (mograph for short) techniques.
I love the “I have a Dream” speech. It’s a top 10 all-time speech. Hall of fame speech. But my favorite MLK speech was his last speech. It is the speech of a man who seemingly knows he’s about to die. It is incredible. Maybe you are having a case of the Mondays. I hope you aren’t. But maybe you are having one of those days. … Continue reading Remembering Martin Luther King Jr’s Best Speech
Just Breathe We all need a Sabbath. Take time to breathe, to decompress, to renew your mind. Color. Write a poem. Make something. Play. Take your mind out of the weekly funk, and bring it somewhere new. Continue reading Just Breathe (Sabbath Saturdays)
I didn’t want to become a shameless self-promoter. Even now, I have moments where I show my work, and I worry that I’m driving friends and family insane. Oh, there’s Rob again with a post about his damn book. Oh, another art piece. When will it stop? Continue reading Show Your Work! (Throwback Thursday)
Welcome to Wednesday Wisdom, where I try to get us over the hump with a huge kaboom idea to motivate you to make the rest of the week the best it can be. Continue reading We’re all Scared (Wednesday Wisdom)