Episode #20 :: Beauty and the Beast + Rachel Moore

Episode #20 :: Beauty and the Beast + Rachel Moore

Today I’m chatting with Rachel Moore, a Marriage & Family Therapist Registered Intern in San Diego California. Rachel focuses on helping writers, artists, and musicians overcome creative blocks and anxiety. We discussed themes of dark/light, above and below, and...
Where we place our attention matters

Where we place our attention matters

At the moment that I’m writing this letter to you, I’m sitting in my living room, with my laptop on my lap, on a small couch that is low to the ground because the legs are removed. Directly in front of me is a window and French door opening to my backyard, where I can...
On belonging

On belonging

For a long time, I didn’t feel like I belonged anywhere. Not in my family, not in my culture, not with my peers, and not even in my body. Those were times of deep loneliness and excruciating shyness, times when I felt out of place, awkward, judged and wrong,...
What building a house has taught me about becoming whole

What building a house has taught me about becoming whole

I have often had more than one job at a time. This has been partly by choice and partly by circumstance, being, often, in a bridging sort of state – reaching towards where I’d like to be – which is teaching the Art of Personal Mythmaking online,...
water for life

water for life

Today it finally cooled down on Vancouver Island. Finally. I’m so grateful. I wasn’t dealing with the heat well at all. The combination of extreme heat with very little rain and a low snow pack means we’ve been in drought conditions in the Cowichan...