Nathalie Ramierez made a suggestion last summer in Santo Domingo about a technique that will, "let you feel like what it feels like to be looser when you draw." Since I struggled with "tightness" from when I first started doing art, I tried it.
After returning home and posting more images, many contacts commented on how my art had changed since going to the symposium. I felt it too.
Here is a sketch I did a few days ago with my subordinate (left) hand:
And here is the one I did afterwards with my dominate (right) hand. I still fight tightness, but I have learned that by ocassionally using my left it reminds my brain of what it feels like to be loose. Here it is: