When I started teaching professionally, I was faced with a dilemma: Present information in the conventional manner and try to look and act the part of “The Expert,” or on the other hand, honor the inspiration of my own unique creative process. I tried my best to do the first option and it didn’t fit [ Read more … ]
“We’re living in times that it’s not safe to play it safe anymore. Conventional life is changing and we need to take risks. We need to listen to that original impulse. If you’re creative, if you have an idea, if you have something unparalleled within you that you have to give this world, it doesn’t [ Read more … ]
I’m so excited…I have just received this amazing review of Getting Messy from best-selling author Jennifer Louden! “Getting Messy is one of my very favorite books about teaching. Nobody else outlines what teaching is really like and how to approach is soulfully like Kim does. I created an entire course before I read this [ Read more … ]
Hi All, I’m planning to bring my guitar and encourage loud, boisterous singing at this upcoming event this Friday evening, at East West Bookstore in Mountain View. At my last book event, an elderly lady kept asking me when we were going to get “messy.” She helped validate what I was feeling–a “traditional” book talk [ Read more … ]
I’ll be interviewed on Jefferson Public Radio this Monday morning at 8 am about GETTING MESSY. You can listen to the interview via web or MP3 download from anywhere in the world. Here’s the link:http://www.ijpr.org/onlineaudio.asp?SectionID=0&programId=11&txtStartDate=5%2F7%2F2012&txtEndDate=5%2F7%2F2012 The radio interview precedes a book event on Thursday, 7 PM at Bloomsbury Booksin Ashland, Oregon.