fear no art
So if you’re faced with a big decision and you don’t know what direction to go, don’t worry, you don’t need to have it all figured out right now. Just look around. What breadcrumbs do you see?
And it’s in this ever unfolding cycle of expression and inspiration that you feel fully connected to your own mind, body and spirit. Only as you breathe both in and out can you be truly alive.
As with all of life, I’ve learned that improv dance is a slow process -- a building up of small steps to ultimately become comfortable to embrace the free-flow movement without inhibition, in order to create something strong, deep and beautiful.
Can you tell me what it is that delights you about criticizing strangers? Can you explain how you know so much more about my life than I do?
You can’t even fathom just how many people need to know about your story. Who can intimately relate to what you describe. And who are yearning to connect with others who 'get them'.
There is nothing to fear about failure because it is not an indictment on our capability and potential -- it is simply an evaluation of our progress.
Recognizing that you are a storyteller, and that your stories matter, I challenge you to be a conscious storyteller. These are a few thoughts on how to be a better storyteller and participant in the narratives around us.