It doesn't take an Einstein to realize that playing is good for us. Play is essential for everyone at every age and stage of life, says life coach and speaker Marianne St. Claire, who writes about the multiple benefits of play which include increased creativity, longevity, and energy.
Reflections and practices to deepen your creative experiences, whether it be moving out of your comfort zone, using the power of multiple perspectives, integrating more structure into your working time, or letting go of your creations.
A Venn diagram of elf specializations plus Spills the Imp takes us by the hand through the domain of "releasing perfection, enjoying the process, and knowing the power of practice and patience.
Robert Moss, the creator of Active Dreaming, explores 4 of the 12 secrets of the imagination that helps us grow a vision of bright possibility so rich and alive that it wants to take root in the world.
In these selections from Active Hope, Joanna Macy & Chris Johnstone show us how to strengthen our capacity to face crises so we can respond with unexpected resilience and creative power.
Madam Bedazzle's Tarotble Readings
Madam Bedazzle says there's some important lessons to be had around fortunes and hones in on the common pairing of fortunately // unfortunately in the the game of optimistic one-upping. As always, remember Bedazzle's advice is always well-meaning, even if a little iffy.
Explore forming a creative partnership with nature through the intuitive connection in wild writing. Themes and writing exercises include mindful attention, meditative spirit walks, storytelling, language and symbols, and therapeutic expression.
• The Energy of Writing
• The Rhythms of Language
• Wild Words Heal
• Wild Instincts
Brainstorm is about the way your brain really wants to work if given a chance. Our brain would love to be more focused, engaged, and passionate in our service … and would like to dream large and really bite into what interests it.
The Dejitaru o mi kuji taipu, or The World's Oldest Microblogging Platform, rightly takes its seat in the history of social media! Play with the tool now to exercise your creative writing or to make your own printable fortune messages! Play ⇢
Patricia J. Mosca
No matter what happens today, there are NO mistakes. Everything is exactly as it should be. Go ahead and LAUGH… It's Unlimited Mistakes Day. BELIEVE in all you do and all you can do and that nothing is a MISTAKE!
If you think doodling is an indication that your mind is wandering and you're no longer paying attention, you may be surprised at what research reveals. Stream-of-consciousness drawings can help you to focus and retain information.
Jill Badonsky, MEd
The nine classical Greek Muses are updated for our time, personifying 10 principles designed to overcome creative blocks and embrace the wonders of self-expression. Each Muse will take you on a journey through empowering exercises to awaken creativity, brainstorming, spiritual affirmations, journaling, muse walks, rituals to inspire faith and confidence, and quotes from Mortals who've been inspired by the Muses.