Reclaiming Your Time: 3 Easy Tips for Improving Focus and Flow

To produce at optimal levels, you need to work with full concentration on a single task for extended periods free from distraction. Research shows that with any work-time interruption, a stop-by visit, a phone call, even that little chirp notifying of a text will disrupt productivity. On average, it takes forty-three seconds after the interruption… Continue reading Reclaiming Your Time: 3 Easy Tips for Improving Focus and Flow

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Machisma: Uncovered

The upstairs gallery of Corvidae Collective steamed on the opening night of Nina Covington’s solo show Machisma. Nina’s high-mercury laugh echoed above the crowd though she could not be seen through the throng milling about to peer closer at her work. At that moment, both factions were entirely in their right. The work deserves close… Continue reading Machisma: Uncovered

Nashville: A Lovesong

We arrive raw and bare, scraped open to the world hilled above the twisting Cumberland, wide-eyed under the neon haze of Broadway.  We arrive full of hope, believing that, as Waylon Jennings crooned in his last recording, “dreams can come true.”  We arrive because this is Nashville—which will swaddle us in its inimitable southern hospitality… Continue reading Nashville: A Lovesong

Not Lost, Never Found: Chasing Annie Dillard to Tinker Creek and Beyond

I was chasing Annie Dillard. Or at least the spirit she left behind looking for Meaning and Purpose in the susurrus of the creek. Perhaps if I listened among the winding thrushes it would still whisper the selfsame secrets in the hush.

Road Revelations, Part 2: So Much Depends On How Near You Sleep To Me.

“To hold Infinity in the palm of your hand, And Eternity in an hour.”                                        -William Blake Uinta Mountain Range, Near Hannah, Utah; Latitude: 40.496313 | Longitude: -110.846016 Here is what we know: The Uinta Mountains towering… Continue reading Road Revelations, Part 2: So Much Depends On How Near You Sleep To Me.