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Be More Creative Guest. This week… Seneca on why “Living Creatively Means Living Now"

“Putting things off is the biggest waste of life. It snatches away each day as it comes, and denies us the present by promising the future. The greatest obstacle to living is expectancy, which hangs upon tomorrow and loses today. You are arranging what lies in Fortune’s control, and abandoning what lies in yours. What are you looking at? To what goal are you straining? The whole future lies in uncertainty: live immediately.” ~ Seneca in On the Shortness of Life Tweet this!

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Go Creative! UK Retreat 2013

By Orna Ross If you are in — or can easily get to — the UK at the beginning of October, I’m giving a Go Creative! retreat in Norfolk. Based on the seven-stage process outlined in the forthcoming Go Creative! It’s Your Native State, this is a weekend of words (and the spaces between words) that will awaken you  to a new level of awareness and aliveness. Identify the seven stages of the creative process and how they operate in your life right now — and how to work with them. Work with F-R-E-E-Writing, Inspiration Meditation and Expressive Exercises, three…

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Creative States Part 2

By Orna Ross Continuing the Go Creative! Series. Last time: Creative States 1 and 2, Doh & Ray Consciousness  Below are six more states of consciousness, from Mi consciousness, where the dominant note is … well, dominance, to the final state, the one we call the “native” state, where no note dominates and all sound, and silence, is given due airtime: creative consciousness. Check out the six stages below and see: which is your dominant note? Read More

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