Audacity Works

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By: Rachel Strickland

A podcast inspired by and dedicated to the working artist, the creative entrepreneur, and generally, doing the damn thing. This exist for those who have the audacity to believe that their lives have value. This is for you.http://www.rachelstricklandcreative.com/original artwork by the great Dominic Bonuccelli

May Brigid bless you: Imbolc- what is it and how can you celebrate it
#14
Last Wednesday at 2:00 PM



How to make a Brigid's Cross:  https://scoil-bhride.com/how-to-make-a-st-brigids-cross/

Sandwitch Bread recipe, going up on Patreon on Sunday 1/29/23:  https://www.patreon.com/rachelstricklandcreative

Brigid's Blessing:  https://brigidine.org.au/reflections/hymns-prayers-poems/st-brigids-blessing/

Badass Robert Smalls:  https://www.nps.gov/people/robert-smalls.htm

Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Choosing music and working with composers
#13
01/18/2023

Midas is King:  this work was completely finished; filmed, edited, and finalized, before the composer even started on the music:  https://www.rachelstricklandcreative.com/midasisking

Archetypes:  a duo loops act created in tandem with aerialist Anastasia Sauvage and composer Jym Daly:  https://www.rachelstricklandcreative.com/archetype

Miles Wilder:  super rad composer who I did not warn before plugging them here, specializes in creating original music for physical performers:  https://mileswilder.com/

The Audacity Project, Cycle 24 is enrolling soon.  If you wanna hop on that waitlist, get it here:  https://www.rachelstricklandcreative.com/the-audacity-project

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Cringey Stories of Yesteryear (likely part 1 of many)
#12
01/11/2023

Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Toxic/warring studio culture and when to leave a job
#11
01/05/2023

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Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Another take on New Year's Resolutions and prioritization
#10
12/29/2022

Tim Ferriss' Year in Review Exercise

Eisenhower Matrix:  for prioritizing tasks when you have ALL THE THINGS to do

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xoxo

Don't go back to sleep.

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Why I don't work in December, and other musings on doing nothing
#9
12/21/2022

Don't go back to sleep.

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Costuming, baby!
#8
11/30/2022

Fishnet modification tutorial

So that's what that little pocket is for...(preventing camel toe)




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For the jaded ones
#7
11/23/2022

Or rather, for those who endure.
I salute you.

Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Operating under active grief
#6
11/10/2022

Trigger warning for loss of pregnancy.

Quote from Iliza Shlesigner's special, Hot Forever

https://www.vergiss-mein-nie.de/

Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Making a good first impression, and finding your niche
11/03/2022

Favorite performer ever, Fleeky Flanco:  http://fleekyflux.com/site/

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xoRachel
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The Halloween Episode: why we love Samhain
#4
10/30/2022

An episode exploring (briefly) the Irish origins of Halloween, and why we as a culture love it SO MUCH (what's not to love).  And a whole lot about shadow work.

How to pronounce Samhain

What is the Quadruped?  This is the Quadruped.

Shadow work summarized in a cartoon

Dr. Carolyn Elliott:  Existential Kink philosophy

Burn After Writing: prompts for people who hate unprompted journaling

Julia Cameron's definition of Morning Pages

Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Crabs in a bucket: empathy and codependence
#3
10/27/2022

On saving yourself, and saving others (spoiler, you can't).  On how empathy is a wonderful thing, until it's not, and when exactly it can become codependence.

References:
War of Art by Steven Pressfield

Webinars on empathy:  tools for using your gift without losing your shit
Practical Empathy:  Part I
Practical Empathy:  Part II

Don't go back to sleep.

xoRachel
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Use the good china
#2
10/21/2022

On the origins of saving the good china, and why I think you should definitely not.

Don't go back to sleep.

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Cheers to the irresponsible
#1
10/20/2022

At what point does the quest for security work against you? 

References:  Sterling Hayden's Wanderer

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