Only half in our bodies: Facing pain of abuse.
Breaking the silence: Overcoming fear and doubt in the creative life
“If we are only half in our bodies, we are only half in our truth,” says Julia Cameron in her book “The Right to Write”. If we are only half in our truth, we are half alive, I would add. Why are some of us only half in our bodies? One reason could be that […]
Losing teachers, finding friends: A turn on the spiritual path
The life of a creative can be plagued by uncertainty and fear. These feelings permeate all stages of the creative process, including that time when you first see the final product. My first blog article was published a week ago. It was almost an out-of-body experience to see such an intimate part of my life […]
After I had my son a year and a half ago, I drowned myself in spiritual teachings.Coming from a culture and society in which depression among mothers is particularly common, my pregnancy was clouded by fears about postpartum depression. It is only natural, I thought. I am 35, with a colourful life and shiny career […]