Guiding Image: A Graffiti Spraying Nun

I love this image of a graffiti spraying nun. My friend Andrea saw it on a birthday card and it made her think of me. It’s the perfect image to hold my intentions for the New Year. This year I aspire to be a creative force for good in the world, and to have a...
27 Words

27 Words

“I make my living selling verbs.” This statement popped into my mind a few weeks ago, like a prophecy. I had the very clear sense that it was true, or would be at some future time. I’m still waiting to learn what it means. Sales guru Blair Warren is...
Adopt a Word

Adopt a Word

I am writing this post in the atrium of the Toronto Reference Library, beside a fountain that creates a pleasing soundscape for my work. I came because I am between meetings and needed a quiet place to write. But these networked nuclei of words and ideas are so much...