Entries by G Goodrich

The Paradoxical Nature of Autumn

Have you felt lately like you are living a profound paradox, where two opposing ideas are true at the same time? My Libra nature always inspires me to view both sides of things – the agony and the ecstasy, as they say. That’s what inspired the above artwork titled, Being Held in Deep Grief and […]

Bowls With Stories to Tell

It seems I have become the golden joinery fix it lady — the creatrix of Kintsugi. Bowls and platters have found their way to me for loving repair, each with a story to tell. Everything in the mending and painting process has become a metaphor, and each vessel has offered me a valuable life lesson. […]

Top 10 Highlights of the Epic Year 2020

In January the astrologers warned us that 2020 would be a wild ride. If you are skeptical about astrological predictions, here is one summary from astrologist Gray Crawford that might turn you into a believer: “2020 is the beginning of not only a new decade, but a new astrological era. As with any birthing process, the […]

Are you noticing the miracles around you?

With everything that’s going on right now finding small miracles in my life seems more precious than ever. Here is a story of one of those miracles — one that pulled me out of brokenheartedness and reminded me that there are still many wonders out there in the world just waiting for us to find […]

A Bit of Happy News from GG’s Down to Earth Studio

We are in the aftermath of emotional turmoil and great losses from the wildfires that raged here in the Pacific Northwest over the last several days. I thought something upbeat might be welcomed. So, here it is, a bit of happy news to share with you from my Down to Earth Studio. Maybe this newsletter […]

Deep Adaptation in a Rapidly Changing World

“Are we there yet? How much longer?” Who doesn’t recognize these questions from impatient children in the backseat of the car when the journey is long and tedious. That’s how I’m feeling five months into The Big P. How about you? I have my routines and not all of it is unpleasant, quite the contrary […]