Why You Should Write Creative Work Vows

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Why You Should Write Creative Work Vows

  Dear Creative, Today is Valentine’s Day. Most of us will see our social media feeds full of posts about love and family and romance and all that good stuff. I encourage you to post anything about love.  Valentine’s Day is a good day to talk about love. Love is dope. Love also conjures images of […]

Creative Failure Can Be Your Guide For Future Success

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Creative Failure Can Be Your Guide For Future Success

dear creative, I want to talk to you about failure, and encourage you to reframe how you see your past. I’m going to say something that might not make any sense but bear with me.   Your failures can be part of your creative lineage. Your creative failures are the ancestors of your future success. Click […]

Focus On The People Who Need Your Creativity

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Focus On The People Who Need Your Creativity

Dear Creative, There will always be haters. That’s part of the risk that comes with choosing to take your place in the world of creativity. Not everyone will love your work.  There will be those who do.  There will be haters. There will be those who do not like your drawing, poem, photo, painting, essay or […]

dear creative: you are not lost. you are getting resourced

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dear creative: you are not lost. you are getting resourced

Dear Creative, You are not lost. You are just getting resourced. There’s a narrative that says if you intend to focus on one thing but end up doing something else, then you are lost. That narrative about creativity needs to die.  It no longer serves you. Let me tell you a story. I’ve often felt lost. […]