On being broken and cracked

Imperfection A story is told about an elderly Chinese woman who owned two large pots. Each hung on the ends of a pole, which she carried every day on her shoulders to fill with water from the stream located at the end of the village. One of the pots was complete and...

Creativity – cycles of waxing and waning

I first learned of the life-death-life cycle from Clarissa Pinkola Estes. Especially in our creative lives – we must create a pause – a still point – a time of composting where transformation can happen below the surface. I notice that as I pay...