Finding a Creative Process That is Right for You

By Eliza Gale You have always fantasized about becoming a writer, painter, or filmmaker, but family or job responsibilities may have gotten in the way of making your dream a reality. If everyday life is stifling your imagination, there are a few steps you can follow to jump-start your project and get those creative juicesContinue reading “Finding a Creative Process That is Right for You”

How To Build Your Own Creative Process

By Anonymous Writer So you’re sitting at your desk trying to write creatively, but there’s a problem: You’re stuck. No matter how hard you try to focus, no matter how much coffee you drink, your fingers are simply frozen. And when they do finally move, what they type is quickly dismissed by your backspace key.Continue reading “How To Build Your Own Creative Process”

When You Realize the Pain is All Around

You have been humbled by your sacrifices  Attempting to assimilate to a world where my artist abilities are monetize or eliminated Defying the prescription of life generated and force-fed since youth  Without forcing a subscription from the gods  How the paranoia of criticism has consumed my cognition, deciphering and deciding what is right, wrong, bad,Continue reading “When You Realize the Pain is All Around”

Creativity and the Sacral Chakra

“Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.” – Pablo Picasso The sacral chakra is located in our sacrum, which is found toward the base of our spine. When thinking about this energy center words like, flow, open, explore, create, expose, reveal, express, experience, flood,Continue reading “Creativity and the Sacral Chakra”

Safety Needs

food, shelter, water, transportation, security, health These are aspects of life which never go away. No matter the amount of money a person has, these factors are necessary components of life. Some people reside in the survival mode through most of their life. The primary focus is on money and escaping the inevitable doom ofContinue reading “Safety Needs”

The Root Chakra and Our Sense of Safety

First Chakra- Muladhara  Meaning: root  Essence: earth, waking state  Governs: home, food, water, basic needs, parents, family relationships  Words that invoke this chakra:  Balance, stabilize, home, abundance, steady, root, ground, connect, firm  “In this chakra we… acknowledge our physicality and our connection with Mother Nature and all earthly things.” (Corepower Yoga, 2015, p. 3-23)  WhenContinue reading “The Root Chakra and Our Sense of Safety”

What “We’ve” Actually Done, According to a Model of Skeptic Consciousness

By L. Lamont Williams After awaking slightly hungover on a Tuesday, a consequence of the interminable, global pandemic disrupting many societal routines (I’ve taken naps at 11:00 PM and plan for breakfast at around 2), I appeared in a Zoom meeting before doing what everyone else is doing, resuming a nothingness stripped of comfort orContinue reading “What “We’ve” Actually Done, According to a Model of Skeptic Consciousness”

Music: the Rhythm of Life

What genre are you listening to?  This is a question I often hear, especially when connecting with new people. Many believe the genres you listen to help to develop your personality and find the social group, in which a person belongs. Music is present in every culture, and is used as a tool to joinContinue reading “Music: the Rhythm of Life”