I LOVE being creative – SIMPLE ROMANTIC LIFE versions of it. It’s actually part of my personality, not just things I do. Like individuals who are musically inclined, athletic, techies, adventurers, etc. I AM creative. Even when I am just sitting still, breathing and not doing anything, my mind is always being creative. I realize even when I look out my car and/or house windows, my mind is always wanting to focus on something that my mind wants to create – even if it is just IN my mind!
Here are some fun reposts for you to Awaken Your Own Creative Self from BlogLovin’. Some people seem to think that creativity is a gift only given to a select number of people, but this couldn’t be further from the truth. Creativity is an art that needs to be practiced, just like every other skill. If you are looking to awaken your creative self, these are the articles for you:
One Effective Way To Unleash Your Inner Creative Self
“Relatively speaking, being creative and being original are, in essence, the same – they require the same amount of energy from the the same side of the brain…
And in our age of blogging, we could use a little more originality and creativity! If you’ve been wondering what you can possibly do to be more creative (or unleash the creative soul that lives in you), we may have just found the thing! Adam Grant, Wharton professor, wrote on the New York Times on how you can raise a more creative child…
Given that we’re all adults now, the advice warrants a bit of flexibility, but it’s still highly applicable to our own lives (and in nurturing our inner creative self)…”
5 Ways To Boost Your Creativity
“I used to have this crazy idea that my creativity was something in limited supply and as a result, always tried to preserve it. Because my job is largely creative and involves coming up with ideas all the time, it’s often exhausting and I start making myself anxious with the knowledge I keep on having to produce awesome new ideas.
But now more than ever, I’m understanding that the creativity that lies within each of us is like a muscle that needs to be constantly flexed in order for it to grow and expand.
It’s only recently I’ve become much more attuned to flexing my creativity muscle and today wanted to share 5 ways to get your spark back if you’ve noticed yourself feeling flat and running out of creative steam.”
3 Questions To Help You Find Your Creative Purpose Today
By Wonder Forest
“Do you feel as if you’re floating aimlessly through life? Do you agonize over time wasted? You’re not alone and you can fix all of that TODAY. We all have at least one thing that we’re really good at. The problem is that we often waste time not utilizing our gifts to accomplish our goals and miss out on our true calling. We each have that special something that sets us apart from everyone else and gives us direction on life’s journey – this is our creative purpose.”
Please share with me (us) what creative things you like to do?