Blog :: A Creative Life

I lost touch with my creativity once and vowed I would never let that happen again. In this blog you'll find my musings on creativity—my experiences as a recovering creative, how creativity can get blocked, resources on how to nurture it and the ways I am regularly practicing my own creativity. I've also been known to stray slightly off topic now and again, but I figure that's a writer's prerogative.


All things Castle

posted: May 7, 2012

Because much of my fandom related creative energies of the past few years has been directed toward the TV series, Castle, I knew when I started this blog that there would come a day when I would end up having to flood the Creative Works section of the site with all of my Castle-related creations. And what better day to celebrate things Castle than on the day of the Season 4 finale? … read more

Disability Manifesto

posted: May 3, 2012

I promised myself when I started this blog that I wouldn’t make it about disability. At the same time though, I promised myself that I would use this site to say the things that I wanted to say. So, even though I haven’t written much of anything here yet, I wanted to write this. I wanted to say this because if I never write another word in this blog again I want these words out there. I want Google to rip them from this site and carry them to the four corners of the web. If you hear nothing else I ever say, then I still need you to hear this … read more

A Fool’s Day

posted: April 1, 2012

One year ago today, I sent around an email to my co-workers at the time. It was my “goodbye” email as it had been finalized that day that I would have my last day at the company at the end … read more