Inspiring Enchantment & Illumination with Tarot & Intuitive Guidance

Saturday Inspiration: Resistance

For today, I am just offering an excerpt that discusses the first obstacle: Resistance.  More about the other two another time, perhaps. Let me know if you enjoyed this and are interested. ~ Beth Do the Work! Overcome Resistance and Get Out of Your Own Way By Steven Pressfield, author of The War of ArtContinue reading Read more

Do We Have Liftoff?

The race isn’t over until you cross the finish line. You’ll be surprised at how much can change in the last twenty strides. –Jackie Dugall (Women’s Cross Country champion and award-winning coach) Just as our Tarot card of the week has predicted, we are leaving behind the tenderly placed heart lessons found in the chaptersContinue reading Read more

Creative Envy and Competition

Envy shoots at others and wounds itself. English Proverb The last hazard of the road that Julia warns of in Chapter Eight is the danger of competition. What we consider a friendly rivalry can all too easily morph into a poisonous compare-and-contrast. Like the longing for fame or recognition, gauging our work against the successContinue reading Read more

The Drought

An empty canvas is a living wonder — far lovelier than certain pictures. Wassily Kandinsky. (1866–1944) By now, I am sure you will have discovered one of the most irksome challenges on our Artist’s Way. I am referring to times of drought. This is when the morning pages get harder to stick to, but areContinue reading Read more

Skidding and Skating

Habit is habit and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time. — Mark Twain I love the insights some of you are sharing! What you are noticing, and what Julia promises for the rest of us, is that our blocking devices will beginContinue reading Read more

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