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The 2 Major Reasons You Think Creative Writing Exercises ..

When your creative writing is going through a phase of feeling a little predictable or flat, there's a great way of giving it the shot of energy it's lacking. That is by using a few writing ..
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How to Choose to Make Yourself Happy

I wish I could be happy, is that too much too ask. . ? Ever find yourself asking this question, combined with a feeling of helplessness and as though the whole universe is conspiring against you to ..
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Stop Tolerating, Start Creating - What Are You Tolerating ..

One of the most incredible traits of human beings is being able to adapt when circumstances change. Now most of the time this is a wonderful capability. Other times though, it means we become so ..
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Choose Creativity - The Natural Way to Make Yourself Happy

How creative are you right now? On a scale of 1-10, where would you rate? 8? 6? 2? Now think about the question again, but consider the ways you're being creative. Are you creating what you want to ..
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5 Killer Creativity Tips to Make Yourself Happy

Being creative is closely connected with being happy. Think about the times when you've been most creative. The times when hours have passed in the blink of an eye, when you've been completely lost ..
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Why It's Your Duty to Find How to Make Yourself Happy

Your own happiness is one of the most valuable gifts you can give the world. The problem is, most of us don't see that. Most of us put everyone else's needs and wants first, and feel like even the ..
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Why It's Not Selfish to Make Yourself Happy

As a Creativity Coach, one of the reasons I hear most often as to why people don't spend more time creating is: “There are so many other demands on my time, so much to do! How can I ignore them .
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Make Yourself Happy With These 7 Creativity Boosters

For creative people like us, a sure way to greater happiness is to allow ourselves to become as creative as we can be. But that's often easier said than done. Here are 7 practical and usable ways to .
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Be More Creative - How to Embrace the Joy of Happy Accidents

Have you ever been creating along a careful plan of thinking with a certain creative project, taken an unexpected detour and immediately cursed it a mistake? Maybe you dipped your paintbrush in the ..
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Creative Goals - Why the Most Important Goals of Your Life Are .

When we normally talk about setting goals, we think about times in the future. You might think about what you'd like to achieve in the next year, the next 3 years, the next 5 years. A useful ..
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Creativity and the Fear of Repeating Yourself - Are You Really .

Being original as an artist, and constantly evolving can feel like a major challenge. One of the most common fears connected with this is the fear of repeating yourself, reproducing the same artwork ..
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Creative Ideas - The Secret of the Infinite Pyramid Source

If I were to ask you how many great creative ideas you've had in your life, what would you say? A handful? Dozens? Hundreds? Or barely any? When it comes to creative ideas, many of us have a very ..
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Creativity Killers - Are You Addicted to Toxic Thinking?

How healthy would you say your thinking in is the areas of creativity? How effectively do your patterns of thinking support you in being as creative as you can be? All of us have negative thoughts to .
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How to Use the 3 Depths of Creativity to Keep Your Creativity ..

When we create, there are many different depths to both what we're creating, how we're creating, and why we're creating. By using a combination of these, you can keep your creativity fresh and ..
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Creativity Secrets - Think "Play" Not "Product"

When you begin a new creative project, what do you focus on? You have your initial idea, you probably have a direction in mind, the first few steps you plan to take. But do you also have a vision in ..
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Letting Your Creative Ideas Grow Up Into What They Always ..

When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grew up? Most of us go through different phases of Astronaut, Rock Star, Princess, Dancer, Scientist, Teacher, and hundreds of other ..
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Creativity - Not Just an Outfit For Special Occasions

If you were to imagine your creativity as part of your wardrobe, what kind of outfit would it be? The clothing that you wear day in and day out that's comfortable, practical, and that you feel ready ..
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How to Set Your Creativity Free to Dance!

Creating is about letting your imagination run free, following those ideas and bringing them into life through your artwork as best you can. But all too often we expect to have every detail of a new .
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Be More Creative - 5 Hot Questions To Get Your Creativity ..

When you've been struggling to create as freely as you'd like, it can be all too easy to get stuck in a frustrating negative spiral, and lose touch with how enjoyable and rewarding creating can be. ..
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Creative Self Sabotage - 5 Favourite Sabotage Techniques Of ..

Whatever outside circumstances are going on in your life, there's only one person who controls how creative you are, how much you create and how easily you create. And that's you. Unfortunately this ..
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How To Create As Easily As You Breathe

How easy do you find it to create? Does your creative energy flow like the breath of a Buddhist meditating on a mountain top? Or is it more like a heavy smoker wheezing after a brisk run on a cold ..
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Be More Creative - Are You Denying Yourself Permission To Be ..

When we're feeling less than at our full flowing and creative best, it's easy to look at external sources to try to explain why we're creatively under par. But the bottom line is, the one person who .
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Creativity Secrets - Learn The Power Of Creating With Intention

When creating has become a struggle, it can feel like there are a hundred and one reasons why, a hundred and one obstacles stopping you from creating as freely as you know you're capable of. The ..
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How To Create When You're Overwhelmed With Creative Options ..

Many of us who create fight for an idealistic creative freedom where we can shake off the shackles of convention and create absolutely anything we wish in any creative medium of our choosing. We ..
(March 11, 2008)
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Increase Creativity - How To Erase The Negative Thought Tapes ..

Whatever external limitations you feel may be hindering your creativity, the bottom line is the only the person who can control how creative you are is you. The reason you're not more creative is ..
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