On Fighting The Monkey

“I can’t tell you how happy I am to have taken up drawing again. I’ve been thinking of it, but I always considered the thing impossible and beyond my reach.” – Vincent van Gogh in a letter to his brother. I saw this quote in a book the other day and found it so profoundly…

Susie’s House

  My friend and coworker, Susie offered up her painting as a post on this blog. She is a very talented artist. I love this painting. We had a conversation about self criticism. She was an art major and finds it hard sometimes to do art because she is very critical of herself. I totally…