The Power Of Finding Your Tribe

2019-06-08T03:06:05-08:00

“Blow up the shark. Not just kill it, you have to blow it up!” Besides the fact that each is a legendary filmmaker, what do Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Brian De Palma, Francis Ford Coppola, and [...]

The Power Of Finding Your Tribe2019-06-08T03:06:05-08:00

Dropping Out Of The Comparison Game

2019-03-27T12:58:45-08:00

In today’s world of social media, it’s almost impossible to not get caught up in the comparison game. Everyone’s accomplishments are on display, collecting likes and shares. Hopefully, you’re wise enough to know intuitively that [...]

Dropping Out Of The Comparison Game2019-03-27T12:58:45-08:00

The Double-Edged Sword Of Finding Your Passion

2019-03-27T13:03:20-08:00

“A non-writing writer is a monster courting insanity.” -Franz KafkaIn a previous post, I wrote about the importance of finding the one thing in life that illuminates everything else. The question I posed was: Do you have an [...]

The Double-Edged Sword Of Finding Your Passion2019-03-27T13:03:20-08:00

What Brings Your World Into Focus?

2019-03-27T13:03:29-08:00

Theodore Roosevelt was 13 years old, blazing through the flora and fauna of the Hudson Valley when he realized he was near-sighted. This truth first came into focus during a summer day of hunting with [...]

What Brings Your World Into Focus?2019-03-27T13:03:29-08:00

The BIG Myth of Creativity Holding You Back

2019-05-29T08:37:45-08:00

“Today you are you and that is truer than true. There is no one alive that is youer than you.” -Dr. SeussThere's a common excuse many people use for not writing or creating the work they dream about. [...]

The BIG Myth of Creativity Holding You Back2019-05-29T08:37:45-08:00

Tell Your Ideas To Shut Up And Drive

2019-05-29T08:37:50-08:00

source We’ve talked before about coming up with ideas, and what to do when they find us. But every creator knows that’s only half the battle. There’s a natural tendency to try and take control [...]

Tell Your Ideas To Shut Up And Drive2019-05-29T08:37:50-08:00

These Late Bloomers Prove Creativity Is Ageless

2019-05-29T08:37:54-08:00

source The late, great Zen poet Leonard Cohen was well into his 30’s when he started writing songs. The music scene, at the time, was dominated by youngsters like Bob Dylan and The Beatles. [...]

These Late Bloomers Prove Creativity Is Ageless2019-05-29T08:37:54-08:00

Fight Overwhelm And Take Things Bird By Bird

2019-05-29T08:37:57-08:00

source One of the hardest parts of any creative endeavor is sitting down and getting started. You might have the perfect idea for a bestselling novel, or maybe, a groundbreaking product or app that’s [...]

Fight Overwhelm And Take Things Bird By Bird2019-05-29T08:37:57-08:00