1. Vulnerability

    posted October 2, 2017

    Vulnerability: The Greatest Tool In Your Creative Toolbox

    Vulnerability is a scary — and often misunderstood — word. In my recent study (obsession) with emotional intelligence, “vulnerability” kept coming up over and over.

  2. posted May 19, 2017

    5 Cringey Clichés (And How They Make Me a Better Designer)

    Let’s go ahead and get this out there—everything you’re about to read makes me cringe. Not like in a shoulder-shrugging, bottom-teeth-exposing cringe.

  3. The Noble Charge (and Harsh Reality) of Design-Forward Thinking

    posted March 31, 2016

    The Noble Charge (and Harsh Reality) of Design-Forward Thinking

    My first few days of art school, I felt overwhelmed by everyone’s ability to think on their feet. I felt sluggish in my ability to think past what I knew to be true about the world, and particularly about my own abilities. I assumed too many things to be true, and it inhibited my ability […]