5 Creativity Myths That Prevent You From Living A Creative Life

Creativity myths are so sneaky! Sometimes they disguise as rationality, as logic and common sense. But trust me, creativity myths are just that – they are legends that a brain creates to protect itself from its worst fears. That’s a topic of its own, but for now – here are 5 myths that prevent you…

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The Artist’s Way: Recovering a Sense of Strength

Welcome back to the Creative Overthinker! Today I’ll be covering the chapter 8 of The Artist’s Way: Recovering a Sense of Strength. I genuinely enjoyed this week’s material. It was a welcome change from the past few week – I recently expressed my feelings on the “dwelling on the old memories” part of creative recovery.…

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The Artists’s Way: Recovering A Sense of Connection

Welcome to the Week 7 post of The Artist’s Way journey! This week it was about recovering a sense of connection. Once again exercises were aiming at proving that I had a creative streak in me all along, especially back in childhood years. I do agree with this claim that Julia Cameron makes, and I…

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The Artist’s Way: Week 6

Welcome back to The Artist’s Way series! As you might have noticed, I took a warning-free week-long break from work on the series – and I’m not sorry! However, I believe explanation is in order. So let’s begin! Here’s the scoop: my last week has been completely dominated by extraneous circumstances. What was the enormous…

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The Artist’s Way: Week 5

Welcome back! This is my experience with the week 5 of The Artist’s Way program. Beware, rambling! So, I took a break for a week. In Week 4 post I mentioned that I’m taking a week long break to move into a new apartment. And as any break does, this one hit me hard. We…

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The Artist’s Way: Week 4

Welcome back to The Artist’s Way series! This is my take on Week 4, Recovering a Sense of Integrity. This week has been about keeping true to myself. Now that I’ve supposedly figured out my hobbies, things I’m interested in, and things I still want to learn, now’s the time to do them. There was…

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The Artist’s Way: Week 3

Welcome back to the series of The Artist’s Way, Week 3! This week I was recovering a sense of power. A lot of it had to deal with childhood memories of having fun and things I was into, while trying to harness the sense of possibilities and power in current life. This week’s exercises haven’t…

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The Artist’s Way: Week 2

Recovering Sense of Identity Welcome back to my 12-week journey of the Artist’s Way! After a week’s delay due to unforeseen, but very welcome circumstances, today is the last day of week 2, and I’m excited to share my experience with you! This week has been all about recovering my own voice. This chapter reminds…

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