Creativity is Allowing Mistakes

Being creative is a quality that you put into any activity not only in artwork, but also cooking, dancing, singing, etc. Your attitude and approach you follow is your creative instinct.  We are born with creativity within ourselves. I hear people say, “I am not creative”, but this is a major myth that surrounds us. There is…

Creative Vivid Dreams

Did you know that creative people have more vivid dreams which allows them to remember their dreams? According to David Watson, a Professor of Psychology in the University of Iowa College of Liberal Arts and Sciences,  “There is a fundamental continuity between how people experience the world during the day and at night,” he said. “People…

Marilyn Monroe’s Secrets

Marilyn Monroe took great pains to be photographed reading or holding a book — insistence due to her genuine love of literature. Her personal library contained four hundred books, including classics like Dostoyevsky, Milton, and Hemingway. When she was not singing or making movies, she was taking literature and history night classes at UCLA. And…

A Lesson from Dr. Seuss

In this age of information overload, we can become paralyzed by the idea of limitless possibilities. It is nice to know that we can do almost anything, but it can be terrifying too. This can cause a creative block, but when it comes to creative work, limitations mean freedom. Create with the time, space, and…

Contagious Creativity

The more we create the easier it can be for us. If we have a daily ritual or regular practice of creating even a small project, we will keep our creative juices flowing. Feed your imagination with meditative and mindful moments with some creative play. The heart of creativity is curiosity, playfulness and wonder. Be inspired to create…

Slay your Dragons

Those dreadful doubts can appear when you are creating, and it is clear that we need to be in touch with them. Thoughts come and go, but when your state of mind changes, so do your thoughts. Learn to let go and not force the creative spirit. Did you know that the imposter syndrome is…

Experience the Essence of your Soul

When you watch a movie, read a book, look at a painting, listen to music – can you feel the voice and soul of who created it? Is there a connection, emotion and feeling that stirs your own soul? Spending a career of many years in the media and advertising industry, we always created the message to…

Is Fear Choking your Creativity?

If we want to be our creative best, we have to tackle our fear. We are afraid of making a mistake, afraid of being wrong, and afraid we are not perfect. We can be afraid of looking stupid or being rejected. This is counterproductive and can lead to feeling anxious and not living creative lives….

Inner Vision and Imagination

Inner vision is the pathway to imagination. It is a guiding light into our soul. Being creative usually means you have a vivid imagination, yet imagination depends on your memory. Emotions are involved in creativity too. So there are many different aspects of creativity. Using your inner vision to stir your imagination will help any…

Creative Clarity

What is creativity? It is using our mental and spiritual talent: the ability to imagine what has never existed. Sometimes we take this talent for granted, but our lives are defined by it. We are surrounded by creations, and there is something profoundly mysterious about the creative process. Scientists seem to be confused by the…