An Adventurous Outing A poem by Dr. Angi (Dr. Angela K. Orobko) An adventurous outing is an angel’s delight, Carried away with the dandelion, she is out of sight. As she watches a mermaid bronze in the sun. This angel is conspiring with the fairies to have some fun. Whisk away like a dog on … More Three Poems
The principal part of my creative process is trusting my intuition. I pay attention to my inner knowing and feelings. I allow them to guide my experiences as I write, paint, draw, et cetera. So, what is intuition? According to Dictionary.com, intuition is a direct awareness of truth or fact that is independent of any … More My Creative Process
Today is Canadian Thanksgiving and U.S. Columbus Day. Many of us have the day off and are enjoying a long weekend. This is a great time to decompress and reduce the pressure in our lives. I encourage you to take advantage of it. Here are twelve strategies that I use to limit stress all the … More 12 ways to reduce stress.
On my 6th birthday, I was given a diary. It is green and has a lock and key. From that point on, I have been motivated to keep some sort of diary, log, or journal, on and off. If I could go back in time, I wish I had been more consistent; however, I did … More Revisiting journals…why keep one? And, how to make it fun.
The magic of Camp Creative Thunder still continues for me even though it has been a couple of weeks since I returned from Taos, New Mexico. Jill Badonsky’s retreat at the Mabel Dodge Luhan House historical hotel and conference center is beyond memorable. Camp Creative Thunder has made a significant difference in my creative work … More Taos retreat: Memorable!
Camp Creative Thunder magically progressed and developed over the next few days in the middle of July in Taos, New Mexico as each of us channeled our inner creative spirits. Jill Badonsky guided and facilitated the mesmerizing and fascinating experience as she immersed the eleven of us into activities that permitted us to express ourselves … More Creative expression and meaningful connections.
On my 6th birthday, I was given a diary. It is green and has a lock and key. From that point on, I have been motivated to keep some sort of diary, log, or journal, on and off. If I could go back in time, I wish I had been more consistent; but, I am … More 10 ways to journal.