Category: Advice

Turning the door nob fear : on writing one’s story and returning home

i’m feeling a little nervous about going back home on Thursday. Not for any particular reason — my family and i are fine, everyone is healthy, and nothing major is going on. But because i’m heading down there for five days to (re)connect to my story — as in, the story i’m trying to tell in this book i’ve been trying to write… Read more →

ASK: Business, art, creativity and politics — to blend or not to blend?

Question:   I run my own art-based business and I’m very politically conscious. Because of all that’s going on in the world — the wall, women and trans rights coming under fire, the travel ban, I’m finding it really hard not to let my personal opinions and beliefs seep into my business.   My question is, do you think there… Read more →

How bad do you want it? (Aka the difference between impossible and unlikely.)

The chance of me becoming a model? Unlikely.   The chance of me being on RuPaul’s Drag Race? Unlikely.   The chance of me becoming a Dallas Cowboy’s Cheerleader? Unlikely.   The chance of me being photographed by my holy trinity: Austin Young, David LaChapelle, and Sequoia Emmanuelle? Unlikely.   The chance of me becoming a singer? Unlikely.   The… Read more →

%d bloggers like this: