Finding Root

Finding Root

More from my upcoming book on the spiritual aspects of writing: *** One of the most crucial skills you’ll want to learn as an artist is what I call “finding root.” The term comes to us from the engineering world. “Root cause analysis” or...
Self-awareness

Self-awareness

This is the second early excerpt from my book on the spiritual aspects of writing.  It’s a little rough, but it’s coming along. *** I cannot think of any trait more important to an artist than self-awareness. But what is self-awareness and how do you know...
Unleashing the Creative Spirit

Unleashing the Creative Spirit

This is an early excerpt from my upcoming book on the spiritual aspects of writing: This is a book for people who are tired of reading writing books. This is a book for people who want to know how creativity really works and how you work with it and how it works with...