The Creative Adult is the Child who Survived

Photo credit:  Rebel Recovery Art credit: Metal electrical box street art by Amanda deSouza (@amandanicolenyc)  This blog post is dedicated to Ax.  Thank you for your warmth and encouragement. _______________________________ Art heals.  I have found this to be true.  As I express my self, use my voice through writing, it is timid at first.  But…

Art is the Soul’s Drive to Health

Art is a constant agent of transformation and is indeed the soul’s drive to health. Words and art: Cathy Malchiodi (With thanks to Kateleppard.com for sharing this.)

“Self” Expression and Unlosing the Self

Illustration: bravegirlsclub.com I’m drawn to this illustration today because I’m feeling the need to express my self.  “Self” as a separate word, not “myself,” and in quotation marks to denote the critical importance of the self, to help that word, that concept be unlost. My tendency to lose touch with my self is one of…