Miyo’s Tsubuyaki

I may be quiet, but my mind is a chatter box.

Spaghetti Stories

Spaghetti Stories

Last month, I tried a new method to craft a story. The feedback for my first draft was “The order is not quite right. The audience doesn’t know you yet. You need to tell us who you are in the beginning.” Oh, that totally makes sense, I thought and simply re-ordered...

Word Diet

Word Diet

Last month I had to go on a serious diet. No, I’m not talking about a food diet. I’m talking about a Word Diet. That’s the first and most important lesson that I learned from Janine Burke. She made me aware of the importance of word counting. I cannot thank her enough...

Hungry for Cultivating Sensitivity

Hungry for Cultivating Sensitivity

Last month, I had the privilege of attending Michael Cormier’s solo art exhibition opening where a masterful flutist, Ellen Burr, and a Jazz legend, Barbara Morrison, performed. During Ellen’s performance, I couldn’t stop giggling because her piece let me see the...