"Nothing is original" How to capture ideas & create with authenticity

“What a good artist understands is that nothing comes from nowhere. All creative work builds on what came before. Nothing is completely original.” — Austin Kleon, New York Times Bestseller, Steal Like An Artist.

 

In today’s blog, I’d like to discuss HOW to unleash your creativity, build on ideas, and create something new, fresh and authentic.

Creativity is about CURIOSITY, CONNECTING IDEAS and EXPERIMENTATION

 

We’re all influenced by what we see, hear, and feel; our past conditioning, education, travels, relationships, what we read, dream, eat, and the conversations we have. This is not about being a copycat or plagiarism but by being inspired and inspiring others.

We are not an island, standing alone in this cosmos. We are impacting each other in big and little ways daily.

The history of humankind with all its inventions and innovations in art and in science have happened as a result of contagious ideas spreading and...

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Book Review on Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert (X-rated Version)

Getting Down & Dirty with Elizabeth Gilbert!

 

THE SECRET TO CREATING “BIG MAGIC” IS TO BE A LITTLE NAUGHTY!

 

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Big Magic – Creative Living Beyond Fear, is a self-help book without it feeling like a self-help book. It’s not your normal “How To…type self-help book!”

There is no – this is how you do it! But rather, this is how I’ve had MY affair. This is how it worked for me.

I’ve read many a self-help book over the years but nothing as eloquent or riveting as this.

Her words slowly tantalize you like an expert lover, taking their time to delight you.

To tease you.

You beg for more.

More. More.

You don’t want it to stop!

And when you close the book, you let out a big sigh…

 

 

Moorishly  rich in the personal and the universal, Elizabeth’s wisdom and unique ideas are generously shared, without fear! Without expecting anything in return, like the ultimate...

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