“In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities.” ~ Shunryu Suzuki
“You will not make everyone sick in your princess dress.”
Writing. Meditation. Quiet walks in the gardens or down to Muir Beach. Nourishing meals. Privacy. Community.
Solitude. Breath. An unclenching of ego.
“…creativity and self-knowledge will seem like twin sisters, similar but distinct comrades who have a common origin.” ~ Deena Metzger
“I know you have lots of great ideas and I PROMISE I want to hear them.”
“Imagination, like intellectualization, is put away when it has done its job. The imaginative vision provides a palette of possibilities, […]
“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” – Anton Chekhov
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