288 Items Tagged

creativity

Why Crafting Is Great For Your Brain: A Neuroscientist Explains

Knit one. Purl one. Knit one. Purl one. Knit one. Purl one. The rhythmic and repetitive nature of knitting is calming, comforting and contemplative....

Dr. Sarah McKay
June 24 2014

4 Tricks To Get Started Writing Your Story

Your story could change someone’s life. I’m not being dramatic here. This is the truth. I’ve seen it happen. My own life has been transformed by other...

Joanne Fedler
June 18 2014

9 Spiritual Principles To Make You More Creative

Creativity, like any other skill, can be nourished. It's important to remember, though, that it takes time and dedication to tap into your inner...

Joanne Fedler
June 15 2014

Why I'm Grateful For My Spiritual Upbringing

One of the most common questions I get is, “What was it like growing up with spiritual parents?” The best way to answer that question is to give an...

Serena Dyer
June 11 2014

6 Mistakes Authors Make When They Start Writing A Book

I know the longing that sits inside the hearts of so many — to write a book, have it published and touch as many readers as possible. I consider it...

Joanne Fedler
June 9 2014

12 Ways To Make Your Writing More Likely To Be Published

Publishers need and are always looking for great authors. But what it means to be an author these days is changing. Of course publishers want talented...

Joanne Fedler
May 29 2014

9 Great Reasons To Write Your Life Story

Too often we let the days fly by without taking time to pause, reflect, and honor the journey we're on. Writing is one way we can slow down a bit....

Roberta Temes
May 23 2014

10 Things Successful Writers Do Differently

Everyone’s walking around with a book in them. How do I know this? Whenever I tell anyone I’m an author, people tell me they want to write a book. I...

Joanne Fedler
May 17 2014

Everyone's Afraid. So Let's Get Over It & Do Our Thing

A few writers came to me this week for advice. One person bemoaned his "lack of talent" (his words) and suggested that there was no reason to write...

Jennifer Pastiloff
May 16 2014

9 Life Lessons From 21 Years Of Book Club

Twenty one years ago, I started a book club. I started it because I had just moved to a new area, I was lonely, books have always been my comfort...

Wendy Kuhn
May 7 2014

Feeling Stuck? 4 Ways To Turn Obstacles Into Success

From time to time, we all have setbacks, blocks and obstacles on our path to achieving success and living the life of our dreams. We’re told that we...

Mike Iamele
May 5 2014

Why Walking Is Great For Your Creativity

Let’s face it, sometimes those brilliant ideas just don’t come easily. Whether we’re writing a paper, a book, or just trying to come up with an...

Austin Perlmutter
May 1 2014

Remember: There's An "I" In "Write"

I teach people how to write. Specifically, I teach people how to access their authentic writing voice. My techniques aren't orthodox. I don’t believe...

Joanne Fedler
April 23 2014

5 Reasons To Keep On Blogging (Despite Your Critics)

Words are powerful. They can educate, inspire and empower. They can evoke love and joy, they can move you to tears and provoke action, they can change...

Nicola Jane Hobbs
April 19 2014

5 Tips To Find Your Authentic Writing Voice

I've always known that language helps us be seen, heard and understood in this world. Without it, we have no voice. Words connect us to each other....

Joanne Fedler
April 16 2014

The Daily Habits Of Highly Creative People (Infographic)

Have you ever wondered how creative people do it, how they can make enough time in the day to eat, breathe, and make beautiful, lasting art?

April 16 2014

How To Get Inspired, Anytime & Anywhere

At heart, I’m a writer. But, like everybody else, I have a busy schedule. In between client sessions and business meetings, I’m folding laundry and...

Mike Iamele
April 12 2014

20 Fun Date Ideas

Dinner and a date? Puh-lease. You are so much more fun and interesting than that! Creative dates help you bond with your partner, problem-solve, and...

6 Ways To Get In Touch With Your Feminine Side

Everyone has feminine and masculine qualities that define who they are. Your masculine side gets expressed when you're working toward a goal, making...

Shelly Bullard
March 18 2014

8 Ways To Give Your Workout A Spring Makeover

Ready to say goodbye to winter doldrums and hello to spring? As the snow begins to melt, the sun begins to shine and flowers begin to bloom, it's time...

Chris Freytag
March 15 2014