Change is weird and not at all comfortable, and, therefore, not what I'm about. But there are times in our lives where we do have to face changes head-on. I think I am at one of those times now.
The Plan When I was a sophomore in college, I was studying film (or rather, video production) and I had plans to make movies for my career. I aspired to tell stories, and contribute to the cultural zeitgeist with my talents. Working at a church was the furthest thing from my mind, even though I … Continue reading When Plans Don’t Work Out
Don't slog through a book that isn't going to enrich your life just to say you read it. Nothing is going to magically give you your time back once you finish it, so don't waste your time.
Real Ones Do Real Things I love Shea Serrano. The guy has such a way with words, and he uses them for a mission. As much as I love Shea's writing, his tweets are just as gold. He doesn't have a HUGE following - around 262K followers - but they are some of the most … Continue reading New Year, January 2019 – Let’s GO.
Our lives overload us with a problem of 'too'. We're overwhelmed with too many choices, too many distractions, leaving us with too little time.
This Bruce Lee Quote is the beginning of the book, Declutter Your Mind. "It's not a daily increase, but a daily decrease. Hack away at the in-essentials." -Bruce Lee What do you need to cut out of your life? (I have been working through the book "Declutter Your Mind" and making art based on its … Continue reading Decluttering the Mind
I have been going through this book, Declutter Your Mind, written by S.J. Scott and Barrie Davenport, as a way to combat my own anxiety, and I thought I would make some art to help convey the principles in it. Enjoy, and if you follow the link you can purchase the book on Amazon (I … Continue reading 4 Causes of Mental Clutter (Declutter Your Mind)
Remember, remember! The fifth of November... Given that tomorrow is a pretty significant election here in the United States, I have been thinking about how thankful I am that I live in a country where I can exercise my right to vote. To be able to make a small contribution to the direction our country … Continue reading Thankful Day 05
My friend, Juliette, challenged me to a month of thankfulness, and so I thought that I would write about that here. So now that Inktober is over, let the #thirtydaysofthanksgiving begin! I am thankful for God. Thankful that He exists, that I can know Him, and that He knows me. Over time, I have come … Continue reading Thankful Day 01