The Way of Creativity – Episode 1, Permission. An exploration of the Heart and Mind of Creativity.

Creativity, musings

August 3, 2020

The Way of Creativity Ep 1: Permission

way of creativity - an exploration into the heart and mind of creativity

welcome to the kokoro studio journal

As I was traveling, the path seemed incredibly circuitous, but I see now that it was the straightest course I could follow.” – Loori, John Daido (Author of The Zen of Creativity)  How often do we wish to walk the straightest course from the start to finish to accomplish our goals in life? The words […]

learning, musings

July 8, 2020

a narrow mountain path with ninety-three curves

The act of drinking tea is one of the simplest things we do in our daily life. On the one hand, it can be an incredibly ordinary thing that we go through. On the other hand, it can be an incredibly beautiful ritual. One that allows us to really settle into the precious moment we […]


April 28, 2020

there is only me and the tea

welcome to the kokoro studio journal

After many hours spent setting up this website, I finally get the chance to sit down to write the first entry of this journal. It’s given me the chance to think back to it all started – my love at first sight relationship with ceramics. For some reason this memory keeps coming back to me […]


June 19, 2019

the heart has its reasons