No More Silence

I speak because I am an optimist, and I believe that if I speak, I may be able to normalize ideology that could bring more justice to my corner of the world for marginalized people.

Episode 2 | Lenore Herrem

The multi-talented Lenore Herrem talks about creativity and mental health, the importance of friendship, and how much she loves the sound of water.

The vulnerabilities of my feminism

Feminism has grounded me and changed how I live my life and make art. It has given me a framework of challenge and empowerment from which to build.

How to be creative in the midst of chaos

seedlings

The opening of our hearts to those we love, and the careful listening required for creativity, are more than just tasks – this is work that irrigates life.

Flow versus “Taste”: How to silence your inner critic

Cultivating flow means that our creative work blossoms when we feel the freedom to make whatever the hell we want to make – the pressure to make something that is in “good taste” is not part of the vocabulary of flow. We can and should celebrate the experiments that end up as misfit appendages of our core opus as we expand our perspective and skills…and in the meantime gain more courage to escape any boxes we find ourselves in.