The 2nd Most Important Ingredient in a “Classy Blog”

Can It Pass The TV, Brand & Authenticity Test?

First Published in 2013

○ ○ ○


Life is funny. You learn a lot just by challenging people to make art. To build something that

that either solves a problem or conveys an emotion. And then, share it. Suddenly, the joy's

gone. I haven't heard from a loved one who recently kept telling me she dreams about me

every day to which I smilingly responded, “Inspired? Blog it!” I can't tell you even I knew

exactly what I meant by that. But I can tell you that from a soulful place deep inside

in both my humanity as well as in spirituality, which is where the beautiful piece of

music (above) that you experienced originated, I want people to get out of their

comfort zones and create something truly authentic. Something emotional and

therefore unique. What others will think of it or how vulnerable such artistic

expression makes you is not the point. The point is the growth experience

& confidence you cultivate making something with love. Because here's

what nobody tells you, you who spend 2seconds and 2minutes to think

& troll cynical & negative thoughts in response to others' emotional

labor: “We work in the dark — we do what we can...give what

we have. Our doubt is our passion and our passion is our task.

And The rest”, says Henry James quite correctly and based

on experience, is the madness of art. Every so often, I

watch loud & obnoxious ones burn out; run out of ideas

& new, fragile artists to mock & piggy back. Here's

one secret to consistency whatever the odds and

however persistent the level of derision. Art's

not prostitution. “To labor in the arts, says

Steven Pressfield, for any reason other

than love is prostitution. I encourage

you to create something useful &

share it every day. It is useful if

it's something you'd be proud

of if put on TV. After class

the 2nd most important

ingredient is whether

it enriches mind &

soul. If so, then

EXCELLENCE IS YOUR

BRAND PROMISE &

Y O U R O C K!

○ ○ ○ABOVE APPLIES TO CLIENTS/PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATES. IF YOU'D HAVE TO HIDE OR DELETE A PROFILE OR POST, IT'S FAILEDIn Case You Missed It

(Relevant Iteration)(Follow the Dove)

HYPERLINKED

○ ○ ○


○ ○ ○

More Videos Here

PEACE

TT

F I N I S

Views: 40

Comment

You need to be a member of Brooklyn Art Project to add comments!

Join Brooklyn Art Project

bap-becomeone

Latest Activity

Sukadev Bretz posted a video

Durga Saraswati Kali Jay Ma by Keval and Gauri

Keval and Gauri are chanting the "Durga Saraswati Kali Jay Ma" mantra. If you are interested in one of our english seminars, click here: https://www.yoga-vid...
18 hours ago
LEONARDO BASILE posted photos
yesterday
Ouchi Gallery posted an event

Made In Japan Exhibition 2019 at Noho M55 Gallery

December 19, 2019 from 5pm to 7:30pm
Monday
THiNKTaNK posted a blog post
Nov 16

© 2019   Created by Brooklyn Art Project.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service