Blogwritten by a trilingual with no mother tongue.
Colleen and I met last year in Italy in Laura Belgray's writing retreat, fixed by the Italian Fix. Good company attracts good company 😎 I remember how she walked away (earlish) from our last Italian-drinks-gathering, wearing a white buttoned up shirt (her...
A new collaborative series of Facebook Lives for introvert creative biz owners and entrepreneurs.
You’re not for everyone. And not everyone is for you.As a Self-Magic Woman you get to experience your magic, and share it with confidence to attract your perfect partners, ideal clients and inspired opportunities. Cause, what else??As a Self-Magic WomanYou...
What does it really mean to create a Self-Magic personal brand??? And is it for you? (’cause nothing is for everyone!)
Is this YOU? Have you noticed? The little (and big) ways we keep on hiding. #HowWeHide The ways we handle (Anti)Social Media. How we (mis)represent our work and our business. How we avoid being personal. Not owning your voice. Putting your work up-front,...
There is a Show in “be seen”. Inspired by The Greatest Showman: “Come Alive”, “This is Me”, The Greatest Show ”. Rings a bell?
There is a big difference between creating your “Signature Product or Style” and creating your "Signature Process”. When, for example, you doodle, paint, write–you create. You express yourself. You bring something new to life. If you manage to create at a...
So, I started the 100 days of Do It With Color on IG. At the beginning I wasn’t sure it was a good idea. My main concern was that it would take too much time, and that it would become a distraction to all the other stuff I am working on…
Deep Writing Intensive: “FIVE COLORS” with Cigdem Kobu & Monicka Clio Sakki. We write together five personal narratives on one theme, in one group, for one week. April 24-30.
A showstopper is what makes the show keep going!
If there is one thing I learned (both the easy and the hard way), is to trust my creative thread.
At the end of the day, by doing that I manage to produce my best work, make the biggest difference and I am also the happiest. You aren’t going to “pass” on that, are you??
White, Red & Black: The process of every cycle told in Color, and what happened when I brought my artist to the table.
White, Red & Black: The process of every cycle told in Color (and my latest fascination!)
Back straight, heels touching, as I read my essay aloud. The elementary teacher’s name or face are not remembered. The topic of the essay is well forgotten. My slight anxiety has not become a significant memory. But this. This has been coming back. It surfaced a few...
Behind the scenes confessions (I almost didn’t want to share).
Are you Tapping Top Creativity? When you do creative work, you need a regular Creativity Checkup. Get it on with these 5 questions.
Identify your most potent initial spark and turn it into something extraordinary. Get to the heart of your unique way of what to create and how.
Never underestimate a nice nudge to awaken your inner creativity code. And if you are a creative, you need this the most.
On Motherhood, Mother of Your Creations and Mother of Your Creation.