Patsie McCandless

About Patsie McCandless

Patsie McCandless is an educator, award-winning artist, musician, wife, mother and grandmother. She is the author of the novel Becoming Jesse ~ Celebrating the Every Day Magic of Childhood. Her thirty years as a primary school teacher helped to infuse all her work with the joys of childhood.

Your Roadmap: The Story of You

Imagine Your Future United Nations 20th Anniversary Forum: World Creativity & Innovation Patsie McCandless, Speaker: Your Roadmap: The Story of You This is Your Roadmap Out of the Dark Into the Light. The first of my three stories is: The Story of You. In my family classic novel, Becoming Jesse, [...]

Imagining Your Future

Imagining Your Future United Nations 20th Anniversary Forum: World Creativity & Innovation Speaker: Patsie McCandless – presenting: A Roadmap out of the dark into the Light   Prologue to Visualize Your Future Moderator, Wendy Brant Introduction  Imagine your future on day three of the United Nations 20th Anniversary Forum on [...]

Patience: Your Master Key

Patience Patience is your master key to a successful, fulfilling life, because it is the acquired skill of living in the now moments. A Child’s Patience Patience is a little child, sitting on the floor, stacking and re-stacking shiny pots and bright measuring cups… one on top of another…  into [...]

United Nations Creativity Forum

Celebrate Creativity Celebrate a forum of over 80 countries sharing all forms of creativity in the United Nations 20th annual World Creativity & Innovation Week. When you register you can take a look at the prodigious diversity of speakers from over 80 countries. You can see their profiles and their [...]

Creative YOU

You are a Creative Creative. It is who you are. For you are pure energy. Think of the sun – every star – creating endless heat and Light. As a human being, you are the perfect interface of physical flesh-and-bones, and the pure, creative, star-light energy that YOU apply in [...]

WORLD CREATIVITY & INNOVATION WEEK

World Creativity & Innovation Week The World Creativity & Innovation Week is the United Nations' 20th Anniversary celebration saluting the ingenious minds making the world turn with ingenuity and inventiveness. It supports and promotes the UN resolution on Sustainable Goals for a better planet. This Time We need a week of [...]

The Importance of Curiosity

The Importance of Curiosity The importance of curiosity is that it helps you search, sift, and explore your world.  "Curiosity" questions and learns and make sense of the things you discover. In light of this, it’s interesting that “Curiosity” is the name for one of NASA’s largest and most capable MARS [...]

Being Playful: Light lessons

Being Playful: Light Lessons Being Playful is a Light Lesson that shines in a world of your own, parading fun and delight within the magic of your creativity. Playfulness is akin to a genuine childlike sense of joy. I was attempting a complex art project – all in paper. Nothing was [...]

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