Archives for May, 2016
How do we engage with life to be actively creative, but not overwhelmed by circumstances or inner challenges? How do artists think about using creative talents?
Julia Cameron first published her acclaimed book on the creative life "The Artist's Way" in 1992, and has written many other non-fiction titles, short stories and essays, as well as novels, plays, musicals, and screenplays.
A teacher, author, artist, poet, playwright, novelist, filmmaker, composer and journalist, she clearly knows how to...
The photo is food writer and TV show host Nigella Lawson in her London library. She is author of multiple books and, apparently, a dedicated reader.
What can we do to be more engaged and prolific in our creative thinking and work?
Author and mentor Julia McCutchen shares a number of ideas in her article below.
Creativity is one of the most joyful and meaningful parts of being alive. And for many people, creative expression is not so much a choice as a spiritual necessity.
But creative work can be emotionally challenging and stressful, and we need to renew and reboot to keep pursuing excellence.