Day 16/28: Finding Beauty in Brokenness
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Day 16/28: Finding Beauty in Brokenness

It’s not something I am really proud of admitting, but I’m a recovering perfectionist and people pleaser. When it comes to the creative process, those two qualities can kill my creative dreams. A dream can’t survive if you are constantly second guessing yourself, trying to edit your writing even before your story is complete, or … Continue reading

Day 15/28: What’s it like to be a runner in Guatemala
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Day 15/28: What’s it like to be a runner in Guatemala

Confession: I’m a runner. Even when I’m not officially training for a race, somehow I find myself lacing up my shoes and going on runs. I enjoy running so much I’ll even travel out of town (even out of the country) for races. While other travelers probably just wanna chill, enjoy drinks on the beach and explore … Continue reading

Day 12/28: How did Guatemala influence my creativity?
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Day 12/28: How did Guatemala influence my creativity?

For the next two posts in this project, I’m sharing how certain places (Texas on Day 11 and Guatemala on Day 12) influenced my creativity. Even when I want to shut that part of my brain off, the need to be creative oftentimes pursues me back. It can be from seeing how the light hits the side of the … Continue reading

Day 11/28: How did Texas influence my creativity?
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Day 11/28: How did Texas influence my creativity?

For the next two posts in this project, I’ll be sharing how certain places (Texas on Day 11 and Guatemala on Day 12) influenced my creativity. Since the inception of my company #ARTYOGPLAY, it has always been my vision that through this interplay between yoga’s physical movement and the working with our hands as artists I could give … Continue reading

Day 10/28: The Challenge of Celebrating Victories
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Day 10/28: The Challenge of Celebrating Victories

For my 10th post, I wanted to delve into celebrating victories and why it is so difficult for us to take ownership of our accomplishments. It’s one thing to stand behind the achievements you created for a company or for other people, but to me, it’s a whole other thing to celebrate the victories in … Continue reading