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About Candace

Candace is a freelance copywriter, blogger and journalist covering arts & culture, wellness and philanthropy. When she's not pitching publications or penning fresh copy for artists, nonprofits and entrepreneurs, she's waxing effusive on her blog about her first love -- creative expression.

Lotus Moment: The Spirit We Need Right Now

By |June 22nd, 2020|

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Steal This Quote: Alice Walker

By |June 7th, 2020|

Activism is the rent I pay for living on this planet.
— Alice Walker, American novelist, short story writer, poet and activist

What’s Really Going On

By |May 31st, 2020|

Some of you may not know this, but I find astrology fascinating. Not from a “let’s see which day is best for me to buy a lotto ticket” fascinating, but from an “everything is connected point-of-view” fascinating. And by that I mean, most of us […]

Lotus Moment: The Hippie Purse

By |May 25th, 2020|

Why This Is Awesome: I’ve carried the purse in the photo above for 10 summers. I measure its age in summers because I only carry it — nicknamed “the Hippie Purse” — during the summer, starting on Memorial Day and retiring it to the closet […]

Remember The Artists

By |May 18th, 2020|

At the risk of romanticizing the pandemic, I would be remiss to not take a moment to acknowledge the brilliant way artists across the globe have been able to pivot during this time of social, financial and psychological crisis. Since I reside in the nation […]

Steal This Quote: Anais Nin Redux

By |May 3rd, 2020|

The role of a writer is not to say what we all can say, but what we are unable to say.
— Anäis Nin, French-born Cuban novelist and short story writer

Stronger Together

By |April 27th, 2020|

Undoubtedly you’ve seen more than your fair share of great causes and important charities come across your screens over the last month or so. The Covid-19 restrictions in countries all across the world has exposed countless areas in our global, national and local societies where […]

Lotus Moment: Take It All In

By |April 20th, 2020|

Why This Is Awesome: Back in February, I had the pleasure of working onsite at the Montclair Art Museum for a short project. While I was waiting for my colleagues to arrive, I decided to take a quick visit up to the second floor encouraged […]

As Expected, I’m The Misery Chick™

By |April 6th, 2020|

Roughly 20-odd years ago, a popular animated series that I fell in love with truly, madly, deeply aired an episode where the school’s brainy outcast, the one and only Daria Morgendorffer, became the center of the in-crowd’s attention due to an unfortunate event at her […]

Steal This Quote: Cyril Connolly

By |March 29th, 2020|

Better to write for yourself and have no public than to write for the public and have no self.
— Cyril Connolly, British writer, critic and editor of literary magazine Horizon