"Art is a kind of illness." — Giacomo Puccini


Any successful person will tell you that the key to success is perseverance. Fall off your horse? Dust yourself off and get back on. Every little setback opens the door to new opportunity. It’s the way life works. Even Autumn holds the promise of Spring.

Failure as part of the process

I’ve been banging my head in the wall for the past 3 weeks trying to get something to work. It’s incredibly frustrating, but I am also learning so much. I know I’ll reach a point where everything will fall into place. It’s just the getting… Read more


It makes life so much easier when I just accept responsibility for changing the things in my life I have the power to change. Need for blame disappears when I am living a life of empowerment.