April 2017

The most important factor to maintaining happiness and peace with someone you love, according to many, is communication. While this may be true, the only way to communicate effectively is through self-awareness. When you share the most intimate aspects of your life with another person, they are going to see you during the most vulnerable, least composed and most raw times. Many of us have a tendency to forget what we are like during these unscripted moments. It's also possible that we simply stop paying attention to our own behaviours when we are within our particular comfort zones. It is during...

Art is about inspiration. Of course, great art is a product of skill, of determination, of technical and aesthetic understanding, but without inspiration, this comes to nothing. Inspiration is the glue which holds these key elements together and makes them something more than the sum of their parts; inspiration is the fuel and the driving force which pushes art forwards. For me, one of the greatest sources of inspiration has always been the spiritual world. The very concept of leaving your earthly body and travelling beyond, across a boundary and into another realm of enhanced understanding and spiritual knowledge is a...

Never Mistake Lust for Love: Hearts are not meant for Chains It may seem like simple advice, and to others it may make no sense at all. Though they are both intrinsically linked, the reality of the situation is that lust and love are not one and the same. Please keep in mind that there are also different types of love, the love we are discussing here is the kind of love you feel for your life partner, not the way you feel about your child, pets, or other family members. To keep this brief, let’s just define the type of...