creative ancestry: the power of naming the ones who came before us

Posted on Dec 3, 2018 in Blog

Dear Creative, I’ve been crying a lot lately. The grief comes in waves, and sometimes I feel like my whole body is soaking like a wet towel. I miss my late younger brother. It’s been many years since he died. He taught me so much. I am also missing the presence of the late Chinua […]

3 Things Creativity Taught Me About Technology

Posted on Apr 15, 2018 in Blog, Career, Creativity
3 Things Creativity Taught Me About Technology

This is world creativity and innovation week, and it got me thinking about how much my creative life has influenced and enriched my tech life.   Here’s the backstory: In college, I studied creative writing and education and I loved it. My mother on the other hand, was convinced that someone had kidnapped her real […]

3 Narratives I’m Unsubscribing From In Order To Be A More Productive Entrepreneur

Posted on Mar 13, 2018 in Blog

I’ve been feeling uninspired in my work, and want to figure out if there’s something I can do to shift this. I don’t know how to change this feeling, but I do know that the warm breeze that clings to my skin and the eruption of beautiful flowers blooming outside my house inspires me to think […]

You’re Still Alive: 3 Lessons I Learned On The Anniversary of My Brother’s Death

Posted on Feb 25, 2018 in Blog, Creativity, Entrepreneurship

In less than an hour, I will close the chapter on another day. Soon it will be Monday. Like many entrepreneurs and creatives, I will start another week of trying to share my perspective, one word and/or user interaction at a time. But before the day is over, I want to celebrate my brother. Today […]