I’d like to share some inspiring posts about creativity, writing and life I’ve read lately:
What Must You Do? A thought-provoking article about deliberately choosing a purpose for your life that combines your deep passion with value you can provide to the world. Jonathan Mead at Illuminated Mind offers advice for achieving this daunting task.
The Advice Game: What 17 Published Writers Would Tell Their Younger Selves. Writers reveal things they wish they’d known early in their careers. (from Elizabeth Stark at Book Writing World)
25 Beautifully Illustrated Thought-Provoking Questions. Questions to inspire reflection about your life and how you’re living it. (from Marc at Marc and Angel Hack Life: Practical Tips for Productive Living)
The ABC’s of Staying Creative. David Wahl at Creative Creativity turns the traditional sales mantra “Always Be Closing” into “Always Be Creating”—and offers whimsical advice for keeping your creative faucet flowing.
Are These Two Creativity Myths Holding You Back? Tobias Tinker at Lateral Action discusses the concepts of the Genius, the Tortured Artist, Creative Demons that Must be Slain, and whether such ideas hold artists back from exploring their creativity.
I hope you enjoy these insightful articles as much as I did!