Coaching in the Space Between

Coaching in the Space Between

Coaching in the Space Between I like to say that coaching happens in the space between the client and the coach. During our time together, we put the rest of the world on ‘pause’ and devote our joint attention to the client and their creative life. It’s not therapy,...
The Selfish Artist: A Monster in the Mirror?

The Selfish Artist: A Monster in the Mirror?

The Selfish Artist: A Monster in the Mirror? It’s not pretty being a committed creative. It can demand well-tended boundaries. Sometimes, for example, a love relationship suffers, in favor of a greater priority – the artist’s creative life. Who’s in your circle?...
Blah Happens. It’s Part of the Process.

Blah Happens. It’s Part of the Process.

Blah Happens. It’s Part of the Process. Blah Happens. Image by banksadam from Pixabay Meaning, as my coaching mentor Eric Maisel points out, comes and goes. So does pleasure. So does creative satisfaction. This is good to know when I’ve reached a point in a day...
Can Meditation and Creative Ideas Play Well Together?

Can Meditation and Creative Ideas Play Well Together?

Can Meditation and Creative Ideas Play Well Together? I’ve been getting good ideas about a character in my next novel. He’s the nephew of the protagonist, and has recently moved to her town. I have lots of decisions to make about his situation. It’s a great feeling to...