Preparing to create: Instrumental Music

I’m always on the hunt for good pieces of instrumental music, because I find it gives me creative space: I can be writing words and generally being creative, without someone else’s lyrics breaking in with their thoughts.  The right music gives me a background and sense of pace.  So here’s a new album for myContinue reading “Preparing to create: Instrumental Music”

Creative workspace: Roz Chast – cartoonist

In the recent post by New Yorker cartoon editor, he mentioned a cartoon by Roz Chast, very much part of the magazine for decades. Here are a few more of her creations:       Viewable on her website You can also find her cartoons in her many books. Her creative environment I find fascinatingContinue reading “Creative workspace: Roz Chast – cartoonist”