You Are (almost certainly) NOT Schizophrenic

You Are (almost certainly) NOT Schizophrenic

What is up with us when we can't tell our fascinating, multi-dimensional life stories without demeaning ourselves or apologizing for our evolution?  Why it is time to retire the word "schizophrenic" to describe a life filled with multiple creative passions, and some alternatives that we'd want our daughters to hear.

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You Are Allowed to Be Complex

You Are Allowed to Be Complex

Ever notice how our most powerful success stories feature a single-focused individual rising to the top through single-minded perseverance?  As multi-modal creatives, those conventional plot lines just don't line up with our experience... and can leave us feeling like our innate complexity is a burdensome barrier to achievement and success.  I say it is time for us multi-modal creatives to put forward some alternative narratives - stories that convey the REAL dramas of the multi-modal life. 

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Wanna Know the Purpose of Your Life?

Wanna Know the Purpose of Your Life?

Why are we are all in such a simultaneous purpose-frenzy and purpose-pickle?  Why is Justin Beiber's new album called Purpose, but you can't figure out whether or not to take that job?  How can we make sense of the fact that our culture is loudly demanding that we DECLARE OUR PURPOSE at the very same moment that it has washed it's hands of offering clear answers or guidance about what our purpose might be?  Come through a small historical wormhole to catch a glimpse of where this purpose-tornado comes from, and how we can reclaim the real, meaningful human questions in the eye of the storm.

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