Poetry in Motion

Poetry in Motion

Thoughts on day five of my daily-post-for-a-week challenge: For me, the beauty of Hula is that the words, rich in meaning and story, provoke and inspire a deep well of expression in the dance. It is poetry in motion. As a hula dancer with Na Lei Hulu I Ka Wekiu, under...
It’s a comical world

It’s a comical world

Now that it’s day four of my daily-post-for-a-week challenge… Did you know that comics can be found anywhere besides comic books and newspapers? I learned this thanks to the CA College of the Arts online class I’m taking through Kadenze....
A writer’s advice (and book): Take Joy

A writer’s advice (and book): Take Joy

I’ve owned the book Take Joy by renowned author Jane Yolen since 2014 but I’ve not read it cover to cover. Instead, I’ve skipped around the book, soaking up stories and writerly wisdoms from its pages in a manner similar to sopping up olive oil with...
This is how I roll

This is how I roll

For day two of my daily-post-for-a-week challenge, I’m sharing a photo of my desk. This is where I roll, literally (seated atop my Gaia ball) with digital illustration, design and production art. I juggle a variety of projects from freelance assignments to my...
My post-daily-for-a-week challenge

My post-daily-for-a-week challenge

The weather looks right for a self-imposed challenge: I am writing one post a day for my opening blog week in order to fill up on content as quickly as possible. It’s been years since I’ve blogged. I’m a bit rusty but I’m having fun and getting...