BIG MAGIC. Creative Living Beyond Fear

big-magic_gilbertElizabeth Gilbert has brought forth another gemstone: BIG MAGIC. Creative Living Beyond Fear . In this book she reveals her view on creative (which is also, but not only ‘artistic’) living and encourages all of us, to go and live our creative potentials. To bring forth the gemstones that lie within all of us.
Gilbert invites us to pursue our curiosity, let ourselves be guided by what we find inspiring and enchanting. To really go for it and be open for ideas to flourish within and through us.

Creative living has no rules, it’s not about being right or wrong, Continue reading “BIG MAGIC. Creative Living Beyond Fear”

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If you want to write

… is the title of a wonderful book by Brenda Ueland. It is “A book about art, independence and spirit” says the cover – and that is more than true! I am very delighted and enriched by reading it. No matter if you want to start writing, doing art or just want to free your creative spirit, this is a great book to encourage you.  Continue reading “If you want to write”

Creativity – or whatever it is that inspires you

Have you ever been working on a project and all of a sudden felt, you cannot continue because all your ideas are gone? Perhaps then you felt stupid, useless, boring and things were getting worse.

Elizabeth Gilbert, the author of “Eat Pray Love“, offers a new approach in her TED talk: She suggests an ancient view of  “having”/”hosting” a genius instead of “being” one.