Spiritual Journeys: Three Books Exploring Deep Discovery

September 1, 2016

In the popular creativity guide, Walking in this World, Julia Cameron suggests a number of discoveries that can be made by walking. She calls all of these discoveries senses. She suggests we can discover a sense of adventure, perspective, origin, momentum, discernment,

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August 2016 Poem: From Rabia

August 12, 2016

This month we are celebrating the ability of stories to expand our worlds. One way stories expand our worlds is by helping us shift perspectives and see things through different eyes. Poems also give us alternate perspectives through which to view the world and they often do so in order to help us touch the emotional

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Expand Your World Through Stories: A Three-Book List

August 7, 2016

In one of my first posts, I described the purpose behind this blog as being, in part, about my recognition that “through stories our little worlds can expand infinitely.”

I am sure many of you can relate to this. Maybe you don’t have the time or resources to travel as much

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Sweetbitter and the Terroir of Cynicism

June 29, 2016

Sweetbitter is a fairly straight-forward coming-of-age story about a young woman who moves from Ohio to New York after college to build and exciting and culture-filled life. The story follows Tess through her first year

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