I started this blog almost 10 months ago. I don’t remember why I felt such a frenzied pull to start it. I spent a bunch of time coming up with a name and logo, posted two pieces, and then didn’t so much as look at it for the better part of a year. Why? I […]
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Though it’s been in existence for centuries, I first learned of Kintsukuroi (“golden repair”) in 2015. Also known as Kintsugi (“golden joinery”), the ancient Japanese artform uses vibrant metallic lacquer to mend broken pottery. By accentuating its fractures instead of trying to disguise them, Kintsukuroi can transform a piece of damaged pottery from ordinary to […]
I am currently an unemployed woman “of a certain age” and I am happier than I have ever been. I really want to start a blog and a Youtube channel. (Wow, big dreamer.) For some reason, I am so paralyzed by fear over this. I have it deeply engrained in my head that I need […]
Inspiratively: A blog that tells stories of transformation and second chances, resilience, brilliance, courage, cajones, cleverness, clarity . . . Also, alliteration.
"Inspirative" IS a word meaning "tending to inspire"; "Inspiratively" is a made up variation that speaks to my soul.
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