Spring has been busy and granted me incredible learning opportunities with many mishaps and a few victories. I’m very grateful for every success and I’m learning all about the joys and perils of accepting rejection too.
Lesson for all: Keep knocking on doors, some will open.
I’m expecting a summer full of the same. Let the roller coaster continue.
I’ve released my second newsletter, coming to your mailbox soon (or already). Take a peak here:
Marika’s Newsletter for May 2015
Save these Dates!
Details are on my Events page.
Art in the Park on Summer Thursdays:
June 4th 11-6, and July 16th and August 4th from 11-8
South Lake Union Park in front of MOHAI.
Queen Anne Days Art Walk
Saturday, June 11th Art Walk 11- 9 pm
Queen Anne Community Center Field
I’m shedding my academic skin. That grainy, rough, sand paper gruffness that made me twitchy and ill, is peeling off.
The faculty identity; the”academic way”, the theory, the anti-theory, the critiques, the teaching vs research, the political injustice, the impress my peers, the sexism, the organizational chaos, the anointed tenure, the intellectual snobbery and the angst. The Past.
Ten years is a long time to grow a thick skin. A skin with clinging callouses, stinging scars and itchy rashes. I’m tearing that skin away.
I’m remembering what is underneath.
My favorite part of my January 2015 Reflections Newsletter – Marika Reinke is the Map of Healing (pages 1-3). Due to my constant state of change, expect other newsletters to adjust accordingly. I’m only about 95% away from finding that person underneath.
Click here for the Newsletter: January 2015 Reflections Newsletter – Marika Reinke
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