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 from living your life in a creative way.Continue reading “5 Creativity Myths That Prevent You From Living A Creative Life”
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. This week was about a more active approach that included envisioning goals, plans and milestones.Continue reading “The Artist’s Way: Recovering a Sense of Strength”
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 distraction that made me overthink my commitment to the series? You’ll never guess 🙂Continue reading “The Artist’s Way: Week 6”
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.Continue reading “The Artist’s Way: Week 4”
If you’re an overthinker like I am, you need to read Julia Cameron’s The Artist’s Way. This book takes the reader on a 12-week journey of creativity, reflection and unblocking.
We all have our own understanding of concepts like creativity, inspiration, and talent. Some of them might have been discovered through our own experience, and some of them might have been picked up through other people, movies, and books. Julia Cameron shines the light on the fact that our understanding might be not fully true – it describes beliefs rather than ultimate axioms.Continue reading “The Artist’s Way – Join me for a 12 week Journey!”