THE GOLD STANDARD

“Beware thoughts that come in the night. They aren’t turned properly; they come in askew, free of sense and restriction, deriving from the most remote of sources.” ― William Least Heat-Moon, Blue Highways  As his fans likely recall, the first edition of Blue Highways stayed on the New York Times bestseller list for 42 weeks […]

Wisdom of Place

Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio … sometimes we have to create our own sunlight; sometimes we have to offer light to others; and sometimes we simply need to visit a sunny creative space for kindred spirits. Whatever your motivation, thanks for stopping by! Today I want to write briefly about the well of wisdom that resides […]

Four Books

Books on My Shelf 2013 Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio.  This week, from my shelf, I selected four books to share with you. I stay alert, whether it be online, in a bookstore, sharing ideas with friends, pleasure reading or doing research for writing projects, or studying spiritual masters, to books that jump out at me […]

Inner Space

Books on My Shelf 2013 Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio.  This week, from my shelf, I’m picking a book by Michael A. Singer — The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself (2007, New Harbinger). Singer begins like this: “In case you haven’t noticed, you have a mental dialogue going on inside your head that never stops.  […]

Small Book, Big Ideas

Books on My Shelf 2013 Welcome back to SunnyRoomStudio.  This week I’m picking a book by David Lynch from my shelf: Catching the Big Fish — Meditation, Consciousness, and Creativity (2006, Penguin). Lynch is creativity personified.  Oscar-nominated filmmaker, visual artist, musician, author, and so on, Lynch is someone nearly everyone has heard of in one […]