Week 25

3 minute read The Tree House Chronicles: Outside, an Internal Exploration of Solitude, Part Three “The Tree House Chronicles: Outside, an Internal Exploration of Solitude” is a series created in self isolation in a tree house in the woods. “The Tree House Chronicles: Outside, an Internal Exploration of Solitude” explores my experiences with solitude. Beginning…

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Week 21

3 minute read The Tree House Chronicles: Outside, an Internal Exploration of Solitude, Part One “The Tree House Chronicles: Outside, an Internal Exploration of Solitude” is a series created in self isolation in a tree house in the woods. “The Tree House Chronicles: Outside, an Internal Exploration of Solitude” explores my experiences with solitude. Beginning…

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Week 19

Dirt’s Grounding and Connecting Power When you feel overwhelmed Today the world is in uproar, the future feels more in certain than usual, many of us are isolated and overwhelmed. When I was little, I felt everything, thinking deep thoughts that often overwhelmed me. Find some dirt To ground myself, I planted my feet into…

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Week 11

Chapter 6: Physical/Unseen Perceptions and Moments Before Sleep Sleepless Noticing As a child I would keep myself up at night, marveling that every single human has such utterly different experiences. Now, years later, in the moments before sleep, I imagine a world in which our internal perceptions —those illusive and constant companions— become physical. But…

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Week 9

Chapter 5: On Re-Examining, Bare Feet, Pomegranate Seeds, and Paintings New Year and Myth Another year is done. A new decade begun and, in the work of a second, one year hands its heft and weight to the next. At the stroke of midnight my family strip off our socks, put on our most outrageous…

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