Woody and Me, Sittin’ Under a Tree

Who knew Woody Harrelson wrote poetry?  I didn’t, until recently when I ran across his poem, Alien Creature, and this line of clarity:    I feel like a run-on sentence in a punctuation crazy world.   Me too. When do we get to free-write through life with our modifiers dangling, semi-colons misplaced and footnotes forgotten? […]

2 Ingredients 2 Kick-Start Love

Posted on May 6, 2011 in Spacious Artists | 11 Comments

A Beginning  The white pristine bedding mirrored the possibilities of city lights twinkling outside the hotel window.  Both were pure and unexplored six years ago when my husband, Jeff, and I first arrived in Minneapolis for his initial interviews for a hedge fund position.  We were sans children (home with grandparents) and giddy with the […]

How the Rain King of Rock Outshines His Personal Storm

Greatness lives on the edge of destruction – Will Smith I can still see Adam Duritz, lead singer of the Counting Crows, spinning on stage, eyes closed, arms outstretched, face tilted toward the night sky.  He absorbs and reflects moonbeams and spotlights as a stripped down version of Rain King swirls around him.  He’s connected […]

Visions and Missions and Goals, Oh My! or What the Heck is Space2live About??

Pay attention.  Reflect.  Evolve. Space2live is about self-fulfillment. Self-actualization. Dragging your weary self out of the squirrely world of fast, more and do and finding space to slow down, with less and BE. Be who you are and not what you should be. PAY ATTENTION. Discover your essence and notice that of others. Discover your spirit […]

What I Learned from a Guitar Guru

  Three and a half years ago I was deciding whether or not to take guitar lessons.  Underneath the veil of the simple decision were all the possibilities that playing music brings.  It was a chance to move into an artistic world of musicians, writers, creators.  A world that seemed so magical, meaningful and for […]

Socializing and Solitude: An Introvert Manages Both

But if it is the dreamy idleness that children have, an idleness when you walk alone for a long, long time, or take a long, dreamy time at dressing, or lie in bed at night and thoughts come and go, or dig in a garden, or drive a car for many hours alone …With all […]