Creative

Sometimes You Just Have To Create

Sometimes you just have to create. Rather than not doing anything at all, I think it’s better to put something down on paper. Or a screen in this case. Like this blog post, I just had to write something. That’s what creativity is about. Creating is about doing. It’s not about holding yourself back. There’s…

Resolutions

The Fallacy Of New Year’s Resolutions

Oh, the fallacy of New Year’s resolutions. I’m writing this on January 1st and thinking about all the things I want to do this year. Then I stop myself and realize, New Year’s resolutions are kinda empty. Let’s face it, we don’t really stick to what we promise ourselves. Does this mean we’re lying to…

Calm

The Calm Creative

I often wonder if anything brings a sense of calm and purpose more than creativity. The calm creative is someone that has the ability to center themselves. To find the “flow” of creativity requires a true sense of calm. Think about it. A calm creative is a purpose-driven maker of things. How often have you…

Hoodies

Did I Mention I Love Hoodies?

As a creator, marketing and sales…not my thing. It’s not a passion. It’s not the most enjoyable “thing” to do. It’s a necessary thing if, as a creator, I want to make, well, sales. Let’s be honest, artists and creatives of all kinds market and try to sell their craft. The creativity is just a…

creative time

How To Make Creative Time

If you’re anything like me, you’re crazy busy. Work, kids, school, mowing the lawn and fixing stuff around your home. You’re busy. But you still yearn to be creative. The creative inside all of us is searching for the time to express that creativity. But how do you make creative time? Let me give you…