Ups (mostly Ups) and Downs

Relatively fewer downs than ups for certain. But, my world has been inverted and refined since I broke my jaw on the early morning of March 5. I’ve been processing all the emotions, supposed meanings, and truth that is my life. When I feel like “whatever I am is perfect” is when the ups happen. The downs are always surprising, to me, the calculated competitor. Read More…

April 29 Bees Interview

New Radio Appearance For The Bees Online radio is a godsend. Producers can now easily interview guests, no matter their location. This past week, I sat in my home office and called-in to the Zeta Global Radio production studio at the headquarters of Cinder Cone Worldwide, currently located in New Mexico. I called-in to discuss the topic of bees with Lainie Sevante Wulkan, who is Read More…

News of News

If I seem to “have a lot going on” it is because that is true. Part of my joy in everyday living comes from my creative habits. I always have a list of joys waiting in the background because I am constantly in-process on creative projects. There is no stopping me with this whole “self-publishing” reality that I have stepped into. Many of the projects Read More…

My New Book Title & Cover Design

  If you want to read… what’s shown under the cover images, you’ll have a sense of what this post is about. I am announcing that there has been both a title name change and a cover design change for my long-standing literary project. This project has been a passion of mine, and one of the biggest professional challenges to date for me to complete Read More…

A New Community Resource For Artists

The newly inaugurated Jack Stuler Foundation (“JSF”) an Arts NPO, sets sail amidst enthusiastic crowd of 35 at Phoenix Art Museum. Jack Stuler Foundation: A NEW COMMUNITY RESOURCE FOR ARTISTS Contact JSF Learn More about the mission and plans of the Jack Stuler Foundation (AZ) at the official JSF Website: http://www.jackstulerfoundation.org Founder/Director, Sabina Kelly-Allen · Co-Founder/Advisor, Alisha Forrester Scott Please LIKE our NEW FB Page: Read More…

The Business of Self

As I heal from an epic fall-turned-surgery, I am learning more about my real self than ever before. I partially blame all the scans I’m getting for this. The other reason I am learning is because of my career as a writer and researcher. Getting referrals for the very specific care that my medical case requires, would be more exhausting if I didn’t have a Read More…

My friend Wayne loved Charles

Wayne Schoeneberg and I have a unique interpersonal relationship. We met through another person, Molly, pre 9/11. Then on 9/11/2001, Wayne called Molly to wake us up. He was in St. Louis at his HQ, and we were in Harlem. He wanted us to wake up and know that something was happening just a couple miles away from where we were. I was there visiting. Read More…

Re: renunciation

After growing up in a loud, violent and conservative Christian home, and after decades of perpetuating various forms of abuse in my own households, I steadfast became a renunciant. This choice was at-first unconscious, and also it took decades for me to better understand my will around the decision… to be different than I was. I spiritually needed to renounce not only violence and religion, Read More…