Creativity, Mania and Meds

“Creativity is a drug I cannot live without.”― Cecil B. DeMille For the longest time, I fought tooth and nail against taking any kind of psychiatric drugs (not to be confused with psychedelic drugs) for many reasons, but mostly because they required me to get clean and sober in order to be effective. I also […]

The Mad Ones (2012)

“The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.” […]

Blocked.

“Let the world burn through you. Throw the prism light, white hot, on paper.”—Ray Bradbury Have you ever had so much happen, so much change, that you couldn’t begin to put it into words? This is where I find myself currently. I have retired, moved out of my apartment, stayed with dear friends whose generosity […]

Thank You

Gratitude is the wine for the soul. Go on. Get drunk. -Rumi Intuition, that quiet little inner voice that guides me, keeps me out of danger and helps me to realize my true path has been screaming at me as of late. I have so much packing, storing and cleaning to do and so little […]

Changing My World

“No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” – Robin Williams It seems as though I have spent most of my life straining at the bit, running for the door, thinking of tomorrow before today has even begun. Always on to the next thing, the next great event, the next adventure. […]