Articles

human condition
  JOURNAL ENTRY Oct 15: Anxiety and excitement can very much feel the same. There is so much to be excited about, my third book was finished earlier this year, and I’m in the middle of recording this CD. For an artist, these fruits are beautiful gifts. My life today, in […]

Doing our Best to do WHAT’s BEST


challenging times
Woke up this morning with so much on my mind as we all do. Our projects, our health, the state of the world, our country. Will our healthcare be taken away, will our own rights as women, as LGBTQ, as Dreamers, as warriors of Hope and Love – slowly be […]

What’s on Your Mind?


empathy
I know that I say over and over “choose Love over fear.” Those words, though our true saving grace, offer little comfort in the face of so many world wide apocalyptic events. This is NOT a Hopeless time. No, this IS our time of HOPE. The deplorable images on TV, YouTube, […]

Feeling Safe in Each Others Arms



stars
Love & Possibility Richard, the artist, is called — to demonstrate Love and Possibility. When I was a child, I would look up at the night sky, full of twinkling bright lights and ask —“What is beyond the stars?” “Endless, no beginning—infinite…oh that means POSSIBLE.” At 10, I knew this. […]

What is Beyond the Stars?


studio
MY MUSICAL ADVISOR My friend LouAnn died in 2014. LouAnn is the women on the left in this photo taken at Longview Farm Studio around 1996. ❤️ At the Studio She was with me then and without a doubt I believe she will be with me again while recording this […]

I Feel Her Pushing Me


compassionate music
“Don’t die with your music still in you.” “Don’t die with your music still in you.” One amazing quote from legend Wayne Dyer. That is precisely my plan! Hi, I’m Richard Silvia, writer, coach and an artist of the New Tribe: a new tribe of change makers. Like you! Little did […]

Because Everything Speaks



Service
Asking Ourselves the Important Questions Life purpose evolves as we do. Our purpose, passion, intentions and service may change as we grow, sometimes slightly sometimes greatly. More than that, hopefully, deeper with each life experience we encounter. To me, purpose is being present as the best person we can be […]

Purpose Through Service


yoga
Just Get Moving —Redeem the Rewards 7 minutes into cardio or any rhythmic movement and I get high. My blood is pumping through every inch of my body much like the heightened awareness we feel so often during a good thunder and lightening storm. I feel clear and calm. Quicker […]

How to Work your Body


goals and personal power
Expanding our Perceptions of Goals Often, the thought of a goal is attached to some sort of tangible outcome, and many times goals can originate from some form of comparison or from a perception of lack. Let’s redefine our goals and dig into a new way of thinking. Perhaps more […]

Is Your Goal Your Heart’s Desire?



release
Finally the Freedom to Let Go. Like most things in life, perfectionism can be a motivating factor or a debilitating obsession. On one hand I do want my work to look good, be clear, have impact — be perfect! But, no one is ever going to see it or benefit […]

Two Steps to Release Perfectionism