Potato Bug Season

When I was a kid my grampa would have us pick over his potato plants for those little black and orange(ish) striped bugs. As I grew older they became less creepy and more fascinating, but that's beside the point. Picking potato bugs eventually became a game. Whoever found the most was the ultimate winner because [...]

Creative & Crazy

"One of the difficulties with the creative life is that when we have creative breakthroughs, they may look and even be experienced as breakdowns." - Julia Cameron As a kid I had to chase them; those moments too good not to capture through word or paint or camera. I lived for those moments. Those glimpses when [...]