Just create to create: It sounds so easy! But what if you can’t get in the flow? Here are seven tricks to inspire you.
Unexpectedly, my newfound blogging habit pushed me into more positive territory than the morning news ever could.
Life’s difficult issues are often the smallest, yet the most exasperating. Solutions to improve quality of life just need creative thinking.
It’s never too late to wake up and smell the wildflowers on social media, even on your deathbed.
The sun may set on your creative block, but it will rise again. And because you’ve stayed committed, you’ll be ready to do what you do.
For me, reading, writing, photography and painting are all intertwined like a tangle of sticky spaghetti.
Is your creative personality fed by travel, productivity, fashion, caffeine or . . . what? Here’s what stokes eight different creative types.
Follow the 11 Commandments of Writing and Daily Creative Routine, according to Henry Miller, in 1932.
As practitioners of creativity, we’re inspired by our voyeuristic natures. And cities offer much room to look inside for ideas.
My room with a view is dedicated to inspiration for my writing, distraction-free save for my view.
Challenge to Self: Write a short story for our times, using the oddest additions to Webster’s this year, including words I had to look up.
There’s no doubt that some of our best ideas come when we’re away from the office, in the flow of life. But when we’re stuck at our desks, there are aids to help the flow.
Sometimes themes emerge and merge; this week, letters and cursive and sketching had the upper hand. Pick and choose from the stories in the crosswinds.
For inspiration, all you need is patience to see what remains.
As a writer, words are your paint. Here’s a quote from Rhys Alexander to remind you to use all the colors.