top of page
  • rileysoloner

I Want

I have a tendency to wallow. I’m working on replacing that with something more constructive.

It’s necessary acknowledge a shortcoming, challenge or blockage. But there can be a slippery slope from seeing current reality for what it is to a muscle memory reaction of self deprecating close mindedness. I’m finding it necessary to seek out a step beyond acceptance.

I’m practicing reminding myself to express desire. When I bump up against a wall, it’s important for me to tell myself, “I want to find a way through this.”

If I remind myself to explicitly describe what I want beyond my current limitations, the desire will eventually sink into my unconscious mind. I want to tip the scales from a pattern of “I can’t,” to “I want.”

15 views0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Stop Hiding

As soon as the hiding stops, things get better. Or at least, new possibilities present themselves. Not writing has been a hiding tactic. I've been writing. I'm good at putting words down. After awhile

Why Take A Clown Class?

Hi. It's me, Riley Soloner! In January 2024, you have two different opportunities to play with me as I lead some clown classes at Brooklyn Comedy Collective. I'm excited! Saturday, January 6, 2024: I'


Hello! This is me checking in to say: this is all I'm going to write today. And now, I will hit 'publish.' And then I will close my computer. Hopefully I can find something non-screen related today. A


bottom of page