Why I Dance Argentine Tango

Those reading this will likely fall into three camps: those who associate tango with the flashy, choreographed, rose-in-mouth dance they have seen on Dancing with the Stars; those who have friends who dance Argentine tango and suspiciously wonder why their friends have joined some sort of dancing tantra cult; and those who have already drunk [...]

Making Space for the Muse (plus a blueberry recipe)

How do creative ideas arise? By making space for them. There are two approaches to making space for innovation and inspiration to enter: by forming habits and by releasing habits. Forming Habits Many people make the mistake of thinking that creatives are simply touched by the hand of God and have constant access to the [...]

Guts, courage, and cojones

We all say we want happiness and fulfillment. But what the heck does that mean? You are one of a kind and you are completely unique in your talents, your temperament, and your passions. What lights you up is completely different from what gets someone else revved up. And that’s exactly why it can be [...]