Award-Winner! Creativity Portal Wins 2014 '101 Best Website' Award!
Writer's Digest magazine has again named Creativity Portal on their annual 101 BEST WEBSITES FOR WRITERS list! This year we're honored with an extra bonus — a 'Best of the Best' callout, for the first time, the #1 spot in their creativity category for 2014.
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The Entrepreneurial Zone It takes a special person to enter the Entrepreneurial Zone. Only extra special people though can stay in it for any length of time. Rap as Poetry: Reflect and Write 10 Some people like rap; others most emphatically do not. Be that as it may, most students are familiar with it as a form of poetry in which the words are spoken to the accompaniment of a set rhythm or beat. Interview with Shaik Ismail; Show Host, Stand Up Comedian, Inventor. Singapore's Shaik Ismail discusses creativity, Imagine Inventions, and Impresario Arts School.
The Anxiety Of Performing A leading creativity coach Eric Maisel discusses "performing" as a classic anxiety producer. It consists of a great many different fears: the fear of being seen as flawed, the fear of criticism, the fear of disappointing people, the fear of being in power, the fear of embarrassment and humiliation, the fear of imperfection, the fear of loss of control, and even more dramatic fears like the fear of loss of love and approval and the fear of annihilation. The better a job you do of detaching from outcomes, getting a grip on your negative thoughts, and approaching life philosophically, the more likely it will be that you will be able to perform.
Improvisation Helps Children Learn Improvisation helps children integrate concepts and helps them practice creative thinking skills by putting two or more ideas together to form something new. Listed are ten ways improv can help children.