It includes interviews with twenty-six respected creators: artists, writers, dancers, musicians who speak about the wrench between the life of a mother and an artistic life. I have really been struggling with this for the last six weeks. I have struggled with it all of my life, but it has become acute in the last few weeks.
So this Wellness Wednesday is about coming to terms with your greatest personal struggle and putting a plan together to make it "work" in your life. What is your greatest struggle? What do you do to manage it? What do you avoid doing?
I haven't read the whole book yet, as it only just arrived in the mail. I am happy to learn from 26 individuals who actually make a living creating and being true to themselves. I'm hoping their experiences will help me manage my struggle, or at least answer some questions. It could be the best, or worst, $43.99 Australian I ever spent. I do know it's the only $43.99 Australian I've ever spent!
And as a change of pace ... if you're looking to spread a little kindness:
Head over to one of my favourite places: Kind Over Matter and download these cards. Print them off. Then hand them out. Everyone needs a little kindness during their day!