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My Artwork Arrived. What Next?

My Artwork Arrived. What Next?

How to unpack, store, flatten, adjust, and hang your artwork. (Questions to ask, and steps to follow!)

The City That Swallowed Me Whole

The City That Swallowed Me Whole

During the day, I take lefts and rights where I should be taking rights and lefts. I end up at riverbends, picnicking meadows, decorated bridges, unused courtyards, temples, twisted stairways,...

You Aren't An Artist; Not Yet, Anyway

You Aren't An Artist; Not Yet, Anyway

Emotional scar tissue isn’t the only currency of honesty in the creative world and a rise to fame and financial viability isn’t the only story arc that qualifies you to share your...

There Are Too Many Versions of Myself

There Are Too Many Versions of Myself

The beautifully expensive split-second where everything we do and don’t actually want, separates into either red or green. The final moment before a permanent decision arrives...

What My Best Friend Knows About Me

What My Best Friend Knows About Me

I am not only proving myself to others, I am proving myself to myself. I often forget while doing so that love is balance, recovery takes longer than maintenance, and...

Equanimity & Other Perfect Places

Equanimity & Other Perfect Places

Old red bled into brown everywhere around me. Lantern tassels, incense smoke, and fern fronds swayed to the tempo of the erhus and flutes on the temple intercom.

Why I Take So Long To Look At Art

Why I Take So Long To Look At Art

First, is the pop. From the other end of a gallery space, through a cafe window, or plastered across a brick wall as I round the corner.