The cure for feeling bored

It’s like I’m uninspired. I’m not particularly angry. I just have this urge not to be here. Or there, for that matter. It’s a kind of malaise. Brush teeth, work, eat, brush same teeth, sleep, repeat. With all that is available to do and see in this fascinating world, I can’t figure out why it’s…

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Three mind control exercises that are more vivid than meditation

Whether you think it’s all mumbo woo-woo or not, many people, including myself, have seen their lives change by meditating. Yoga International defines meditation as: “Meditation is a precise technique for resting the mind and attaining a state of consciousness that is different from the normal waking state. It is the means for fathoming all…

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When I am a victim…

When I am a victim… …I feel a weight on my shoulders. It’s pushing down so that I bend slightly at the knees. It’s what they call my ‘ego.’ Every time life was unfair to me; my ego has inflated a little more. Now I carry it around. I have to trudge under the weight….

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The Freezer

The freezer. It’s a stretch of time. It’s a way of thinking. It’s a point on a path. Most are familiar with it; many are moving out of it, and a few have long since left. You’re in the freezer when you: Are reacting, rather than creating. Don’t believe you can make money doing work you…

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11 Things That Stop You Being a Top 1% Creative

If you dislike the idea of ‘cheating’ your way to the top, look away now. Building a rewarding career from your artistic skill takes a special combination of dedication, experience, hard work and talent. Even more so if you want to be considered among the very best. But as an apprentice gains from the wisdom…

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