Category Archive: Creativity

Oct 26

5 Essential Qualities for a Fulfilling Creative Life – The Mission – Medium

I’ve spent more than half a decade immersed in creative projects of various kinds ranging from writing books to hosting a podcast, to…   I’ve spent more than half a decade immersed in creative projects of various kinds ranging from writing books to hosting a podcast, to producing animated shorts and even live events. I’ve …

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Oct 26

6 Daily Habits That Will Help You Become a More Prolific Creator – The Mission – Medium

As Steven Pressfield once said, the difference between a professional and an amateur is in his habits. Being a prolific creator means you… As Steven Pressfield once said, the difference between a professional and an amateur is in his habits. Being a prolific creator means you can’t depend too much on inspiration. As my friend …

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Sep 30

My Story – How a bad day at work changed my life forever

I had just moved to Houston, Texas from Los Angeles. I had just discovered spiritual things, and was looking to switch from an ambitious “I have to be a success” path to more of a spiritual path, but I had no idea how to do that.  I was still very much practical and was trying …

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Dec 06

Changing Education for a New Age

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDZFcDGpL4U&feature=player_embedded Why don’t we get the best out of people? Sir Ken Robinson argues that it’s because we’ve been educated to become good workers, rather than creative thinkers. Students with restless minds and bodies — far from being cultivated for their energy and curiosity — are ignored or even stigmatized, with terrible consequences. “We are …

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Nov 30

PLAY-fuLiving

Watching children play is watching masters at work. They get it. For years, I lived off my belief that LIFE was meant to BE HARD. I got the degrees, won the awards, got married, had the perfect home and still something was missing.

Jul 31

Homeless artist paints his way around Seattle

I want to introduce you to an artist in Seattle called Henry Ward. What makes him unique and an inspiration to us all and a true Dream Warrior is his commitment to his work, his art and the expression of it to help others. He was so committed in fact or moved or called, that he was willing to live in his car and work for free.

Feb 07

How to start a blog

If you have something to share that is information based. Now you have no excuse. the Internet is the sharing highway because it really facilitates sharing in ways that mankind has never had before. And if you are wondering why sharing is so important please check out “The Economics of Love.” Whatever your gift is: be it writing, or film-making, music, cooking, teaching, painting, photography, if it is information based, than the Internet is for you. Gone are the days when the gatekeepers; the publishers, TV networks, movie studios, agents etc., controlled what you were allowed to share. Now the Internet is the information aggregator and we can bypass the gatekeepers.