Inspiration

Reading List

The Book of Secrets by Deepak Chopra, The Writing Life by Annie Dillard, Writing Down the Bones  by Natalie Goldberg, The Courage to Create by Rollo May, Wabi Sabi Simple by Richard R. Powell, Letters to a Young Poet by Rainer Maria Rilke, Journal of a Solitude by May Sarton, Art (Objects): Essays on Ecstasy & Effrontery by Jeanette Winterson, A Room of One’s Own by Virginia Woolf

Artists

Peter Beard, William Blake, Julia Margaret Cameron, Joseph Cornell, Francisco Goya, Max Ernst, Hannah Hoch, Frida Kahlo, Anselm Keifer, Henri Matisse, Man Ray, Robert Rauschenberg, Odilon Redon, Kurt Switters, Remidos Varo

Poets

Mary Oliver, Diane Wakoski, David Whyte

Music

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Antonio Vivaldi, Spanish guitar, Carlo Ponte, Madeline Peyroux, The Cowboy Junkies, The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Buena Vista Social Club, Andrea Bocelli

Movies

Federico Fellini: (anything), Louis Malle: Black Moon, Alain Resnais: Providence, Peter Greenaway: Prospero’s Books, Pillow Book