Express Yourself

Do you feel all bottled up inside? Express yourself. Watch the short video to hear more.

Continue reading

Set the Tone for 2016

A new year is always exciting. Many of us set our new year’s resolutions that mostly get broken very soon. Today, I thought about what […]

Continue reading

What’s Outside Your Window?

Outside My Window What does the view look like outside your window? I just finished a painting of a scene I have been enjoying for the […]

Continue reading

Allow Death to Resurrect Your Life

As we grow older, death becomes more prevalent in our lives. Loved ones, co-workers, acquaintances, close friends, these near and dear people pass away and leave […]

Continue reading

Your Stance Matters

Consider the stance you are taking in your life right now. Is it one of confidence and conviction? Is it one of fear and doubt? […]

Continue reading

A Magic Statement for You

One day two weeks ago, I made a statement of affirmation to myself while hiking. I would soon discover that it was a magic statement. […]

Continue reading

Begin with a New Blank Canvas

Wash the slate clean. Begin with a new blank canvas. Begin your life anew, fresh. It is the dawning of a new day, a new […]

Continue reading

Hardships and Obstacles

I read a fantastic article this morning, Werner Herzog on Creativity, Self-Reliance, Making a Living of What You Love, and How to Turn Your Ideas […]

Continue reading

Behind the Dark Thicket of Mind

  A surprising photograph taken at night, this message came to me: Lurking behind the mystery of the dark thicket of our minds, one must […]

Continue reading

Draw for the Health of It

Just draw for the health of it. Take out your crayons and a piece of paper and have at it. I promise that you will […]

Continue reading

The Dream is a Gift

“The dream is a gift.” I posted this comment on a friend’s Facebook posting today. She shared a dream she had last night of her […]

Continue reading

Ignite Power — New Igniting Session Coming Up on May 5

  Creative Process for Personal Development and Growth Are you ready to show up for yourself on a daily basis? In the creative workshop, you […]

Continue reading

New Mini Session Beginning April 14

Anyone interested in self-discovery through creativity and intention will want to sign up for this mini session. Ignite your life now. Igniting Your Intentions™ Level One […]

Continue reading

Love Intention — New Session Beginning

Here is my new intention statement: I allow love to penetrate my entire life. Do you want to work on infusing your life with love? […]

Continue reading

Reach Up, Reach Out

About YOU: Did you write down your life questions from my previous blog post? Here is the general idea of what to do with those […]

Continue reading

Ocotillo Bliss

Day 28. July 15, 2011. Ocotillo Bliss. ©2011 Mary A. Gravelle Message: Look at how happy this ocotillo cactus is sitting in the desert. It […]

Continue reading

Igniting Sky Limits

Message: You are the firecracker that is realizing your own dreams to light up the sky. The sparkler crackles with energy as you do. Energize […]

Continue reading

Day 24. Branching Out.

I tune into the ever-growing affluence within. Drawing — Mint green paper. A seated figure, round pregnant belly with coiled leaved-branch that looks like a conch […]

Continue reading

Day 23. Ballooning Upward in Spurts of Growth

I tune into the ever-growing affluence within. You are growing by leaps and bounds, you are. Balloon flowers, spiral branches ever-reaching outward and upward. The […]

Continue reading

Day 22 Dragon Slayer

Intention: I tune into the ever-growing affluence within. Message: The dragon is before you. Siege the war before you. The nucleus within glows like warm […]

Continue reading