Time is not our obstacle, it’s fear.
Have you become desensitized to your art’s value?
Creatives can be anyone they want to be, most importantly: themselves.
Self-criticism is an artist’s best friend while self-compassion is an artist’s true love.
To find clarity, you think of the next step: writing one post or writing a few scenes.
Let your comparisons find compassion.
Set the intention to honor your gifts and move forward as your breathing and artistic self. Sit upright, chin slightly tucked in a comfortable position. Close your eyes. Put one hand on your belly and one on your chest. Breathe into your belly and try to have your chest move only slightly, if at all….
Last November, I started a poetry platform. I wanted to help others feel less alone through creating a consistent form of poetry between poet and reader. I have posted a poem every Monday. I wanted to become a better person and writer. I wondered how much I could improve myself and my writing in one…