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Archives for April, 2016

Anxiety

Creative Ideas, Creative Expressions, Creative Resistance


"Creative resistance is essentially anything and everything that prevents us from starting, developing or completing our creative projects." Julia McCutchen

As a creative person, you have a passion to use creative thinking and explore creative ideas, to express yourself through some form of creative work in the arts, or science, business, cooking - any number of engaging ways to use your talents and passions.

So what might stand in our way?

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Introversion

Self Esteem and a Quiet Ego


How does self esteem impact our lives and creativity? How do traits like egocentrism and narcissism relate to self esteem?

In his post here on PsychCentral, Steve Bressert, explains that Narcissistic Personality Disorder is "characterized by a long-standing pattern of grandiosity (either in fantasy or actual behavior), an overwhelming need for admiration, and usually a complete lack of empathy toward others.
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