Best Laid Plans (For Making $$)

I was in the middle of a workout video recently when Jillian Michaels said “Pain is fear leaving the body.” I chuckled to myself, thinking about how people wear that on tshirts and how dumb of a thing it is to say. But then, and stick with me here, I realized that [...]

By |2017-07-28T19:41:12+00:00July 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Space Between Starting and Arriving

A year after I graduated I was at my college homecoming when a drunken undergraduate approached to congratulate me on how amazing I was for owning my own business. As I tried to gently adjust his image of how ‘well I was doing,’ I found I actually had no idea how to [...]

By |2017-07-27T18:34:35+00:00July 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Design Your Life

The way I see it, one of the great tragedies of the Social Media Era in which we find ourselves is the daily confrontation with curated and edited versions of other peoples’ lives. While this is great for staying in touch with old friends and finding out what weird new thing [...]

By |2017-07-17T18:12:04+00:00July 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Today We Talk About Money

It seems like American culture is captivated by the idea of entrepreneurship more than ever. We love startups, we love self-made Youtube celebs, and we fawn over our favorite Etsy seller’s Instagram account. We’ve read the 4 Hour Work Week and all the blog posts about how you can do what you [...]

By |2017-07-06T20:02:09+00:00July 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Begin Part 2: Finding The Courage

“We all begin the process before we are ready, before we are strong enough, before we know enough; we begin a dialogue with thoughts and feelings that both tickle and thunder within us. We respond before we know how to speak the language, before we know all the answers, and before we know [...]

By |2017-07-28T19:34:56+00:00June 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How To Begin Part 1: What To Begin?

“When you listen with empty ears, you hear more.  And this is the core of the secret:  Attention is the beginning of devotion.”  - Mary Oliver KATIE: My relationship with myself is the most important relationship I have. It’s more important than my relationship with my family, my partner, or [...]

By |2017-07-28T15:10:48+00:00June 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

An Inventory of Space

I recently bought a new rug for my studio apartment. I moved some furniture around too and I put old art up in new places. My mom and I dragged a shelf across the room and I set my TV on it along with some plants and a raccoon skull that had [...]

By |2017-07-06T19:33:40+00:00June 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments