Category Archives: Creativity

3 Ways to Instantly Lift Yourself Out of a Bad Mood 3 Ways to Instantly Lift Yourself Out of a Bad Mood

September 5, 2014 by

I sometimes find myself in a crappy mood. At least fleetingly, and I’m sure you sometimes feel the same.

Whether this has come out of overthinking, not getting our needs met, poor diet, smoking, lack of exercise, being disrespected, or it’s just one of those days, bad moods can originate from a spectrum of causes. That’s for another post.

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7 Simple Acts of Daily Self-Discipline that Will Make You a Better Artist / Ninja 7 Simple Acts of Daily Self-Discipline that Will Make You a Better Artist / Ninja

January 19, 2014 by

You’ve probably heard it rattled into your brain several times over the last few weeks, even days: if you want to get anywhere in life, take action.

And when we’re talking about the projects and businesses we work on, yes, taking action trumps all the planning and learning, fidgeting and worrying you will ever do.

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For Money or Passion? Why You Need to Do Creative Work for the Money For Money or Passion? Why You Need to Do Creative Work for the Money

June 11, 2013 by

The idea of doing creative work to make money, over doing it for love has often been met with scorn and heated opposition. Understandably so.

I want to talk about why, in most cases, people are wrong to resist the idea. I’m taking a gulp, because I know this could prove to be a contentious topic of discussion, but something I believe is true, and often ignored.

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