Blog: Reflections and inspirations

Judgment & guilt: becoming aware of my stories

By | August 16th, 2015|Categories: From this to that|

Matt black metal bars with snake-tongue tips gird the fancy shopping mall. The fence keeps unwanted elements of society out of the polished travertine interiors. On the other side of the fence two black milk [...]

Gallery: Frontier Retreat 2015

By | August 6th, 2015|Categories: Events, Galleries, Hosting & facilitation, Past events, Workshops and Events|

Frontier Retreat | Summer 2015 | Chouteau County, Montana These are just a few of the moments from our time together with people who are exploring toward the edge of their personal and professional horizons. [...]

Frontier Retreat 2015

By | August 6th, 2015|Categories: Events, Hosting & facilitation, Past events, Workshops and Events|

We are now planning for Frontier Retreat 2017! Read about it here, and fill out the registration form to reserve your spot. As our world changes, we feel the turning of times tugging at the certainty [...]

Whyte on Rilke’s “The Swan”

By | July 10th, 2015|Categories: Poetry|

I return now and then to David Whyte's helpful discussion of Rilke's poem, The Swan. Both the poem and Whyte's commentary come close to the heart of this time of creative reflection and exploration we are having this Summer.

Finding the life under my work

By | June 30th, 2015|Categories: From this to that|

I want to write. Write something nourishing and life-giving. I’m on draft number seven and it is absolutely bland and tasteless. As if I used plaster of Paris instead of flour to bake my bread. [...]

Machado: There is no path

By | June 16th, 2015|Categories: Poetry|

Traveler, there is no path. The path is made by walking. Traveller, the path is your tracks And nothing more. Traveller, there is no path; The path is made by walking. By walking you make [...]