Compassion, Creativity, Integration, Publication, Writing Textures

Seasons are Changing, and the Hunt for a Publisher is ON!

Fall is right around the corner, and everywhere I sense the approaching tang of autumn and cycles curving back around. Thanks to you, dear supporters, I’ve transitioned into a new phase: sending query letters and proposal packages to this agent and that publisher, and my newest touchstones seem to be patience and resilience.  Each step brings surprises;… Continue reading Seasons are Changing, and the Hunt for a Publisher is ON!

Balance, Circle, Compassion, Crowdfunding, Desire, Gratitude, Integration, Origins, Presence, Sigils, Spirit, Touchstones

Touchstone Sigil Stickers

Teejei is designing the most amazing sigils to accompany each of the seven Touchstones of the book: Desire, Presence, Balance, Circle, Compassion, Spirit, and Integration. And by supporting the project, you can select some of them to be printed onto clear, die-cut stickers.

A Book's Skeleton
Creativity, Integration, Intentions, Origins, Writing Textures

Skeletons

I've grown familiar with the human skeleton over the last 10 years; this book, however, has been a completely unknown animal.  Until Sunday night. A week and a half ago, I began outlining the basic structure across the floor, but I had not held or transcribed over half of the interviews.  Last weekend, I finished… Continue reading Skeletons

Creativity, Integration, Intentions, Origins, Radical Ritual, Writing Textures

So Much Sticky

My head tells me to begin this project with a solid thesis statement, topic sentences.  I ought to know my conclusion beforehand. And yet, this time, I don't. I'm trumping tradition by writing the middle sections first, observing how they hang together, with plans to add the opening and ending as if I were wrapping… Continue reading So Much Sticky