Thursday, March 20, 2014

Caught in the middle

"I have...a love-hate relationship with organizations. Organizations have given me the opportunity to live my deeper convictions and commitments. But I often find myself hitting my head against the wall. I can’t tolerate perfunctory rules. I am mostly unable to ignore incompetence. I shut down when encountering self-serving, egotistical leadership..."

Follow this link for my complete piece about Belonging in the current issue of catapult magazinehttps://www.catapultmagazine.com/belonging/article/caught-in-the-middle

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Beyond my ability

As a child I was never able to color within the lines, cut a decent shape with scissors or make the glue only cover the intended area. Making model cars was a favorite activity of my neighborhood friends. Mine never looked anything like the box cover.  My school art projects were disasters. Whatever it was I made as a gift for my parents resulted in awkward moments. Either they had to ask what is was or fake appreciation for what they held, but didn’t understand...

Follow this link for the rest of the story: https://www.catapultmagazine.com/making-art/article/beyond-my-ability