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Monthly Creative Planning Session July 2020

The theme of his month’s creative planning session is “Strengths and Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats”, SWOT for short, and we’ll be doing a SWOT analysis of where you are right now in relation to your writing, your publishing, and your creative business. About the Monthly Creative Planning Session These sessions are not large webinars but small-group, personal, guided workshops. You leave each month with: Clarity: Your creative month mapped out with clear intentions and a list of actionable tasks. Achievability: Tasks and intentions are realistically time-based Simplicity: No more than one guiding intention and three sub-intentions per month. And no…

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Creative Flow Workshop: Go Creative! July Event

This month Go Creative! event for creative entrepreneurs was mid-month for the first time and a creative flow workshop. We covered three practices I personally use for keeping creative mind, body and spirit strong and flexible: Effortless Exercise (body) F-r-e-e-Writing (mind) Inspiration Meditation (spirit) And the relevance of flow practice for creativepreneurs (and how inclined we are to skip it!) Many of the creative entrepreneurs on board shared the same frustrations: Overcoming procrastination Setting intentions and sticking with them Overcoming fears Avoiding distractions We had a number of questions on all these topics and Justine had a recommendation for us: her favorite mindfulness…

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The Go Creative! Show Episode 20: The Creativist Club Is Open

Delighted to officially announce that our Creativist Club is now open. In this week’s show, we return to our original format of three segments – Creative Writing, Creative Publishing and Creative Living. This week, I read some of my favourite poetry from the likes of Liam Neeson in the Creative Writing segment. We’re also joined by Joanna Penn in the Creative Publishing segment where we discuss how the world is opening up to indie authors. And finally, in our Creative Living segment, we’re excited to formally announce our Creativist Club – we give you all the details and tell you why…

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Walk Up To The Go Creative! Show Episode 20: The Creativist Club Is Open

In this week’s Go Creative! Show we are officially opening up our doors to our new Creativist Club. This week returns to our original format for the show with three key segments – Creative Writing, Creative Publishing and Creative Living – after a few weeks hiatus while we got to know Sondra Turnbull, Moderator of The Creativist Club Studio, delving into her creative process. So, without further ado, on Sunday in our Creative Publishing segment we’re joined by Joanna Penn where we discuss opening up to Indie Authors at BE and other places around the world. In the Creative Writing segment I’ll…

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Walk Up To The Go Creative! Show Episode 19: Setting Your Core Intention

This week’s Go Creative! Show sees the last of this series about the pre-intention phase of the creative process. setting a creative intention Sondra has been talking us through her experience of setting a clear money intention to get her financial life where she wants it to be.  Ready now, after some weeks of preparation, to set her core intention, she is surprised to find the intention she finally sets isn’t one of her Significant Seven wants, nor one of her Top Three. We discuss how change is the only constant in the creative process and how, in the words of the…

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Your Monday Motivator: What To Do When Creative Challenge Hits

The theme of this week’s Monday motivator mailout is “What To Do When Creative Challenge Hits” Each week I send a Monday mail as a reminder to creatives and creativists. The pull of the outer and conventional world is strong, so we all need reminding to focus on what we most want to create. This weekly reminder is full of tips and techniques to motivate and inspire you – and offers simple creative maps and tools to help you prioritize what’s most important to you this week. I’ll also bring news about what I’m creating myself right now, offer a free-writing prompt…

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The Go Creative! Show Episode 17: What To Do When Creative Challenge Hits

Some ideas on how to overcome creative challenges. In this week’s show Sondra finds putting out her intention around creating more money has brought her to “a bit of a downward dip” and together we tackle that by looking at the essential wants behind her Creative Wish-List. We also touch on the attitudes, beliefs, concepts, denials, expectations and Fears (abcdeFs)that underlie our lives and give rise to inevitable emotional challenges when we’re consciously creating. Engaging with the essential wants gives Sondra a fresh perspective and a wish to uncover her own deeper, more essential wants. You can find out more about…

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Walk Up To The Go Creative! Show Episode 17: What To Do When Creative Challenge Hits

In this week’s Go Creative! Show Sondra finds putting out her intention around creating more money has brought her to “a bit of a downward dip”. She and I tackle that by looking at the essential wants behind her Creative Wish-List. We also touch on the attitudes, beliefs, concepts, denials, expectations and Fears (abcdeFs) that underlie a creative intention and give rise to inevitable emotional challenges when we’re consciously creating. Engaging with the essential wants gives Sondra a fresh perspective and a wish to uncover her own deeper, more essential wants. I’ll also be talking briefly about Indie Author Fringe, an online author conference organized…

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Your Monday Motivator: Making A Creative Wish List

The theme of this week’s Monday motivator mailout is “Making A Creative Wish List” Each week I send a Monday mail as a reminder to creatives and creativists. The pull of the outer and conventional world is strong, so we all need reminding to focus on what we most want to create. This weekly reminder is full of tips and techniques to motivate and inspire you – and offers simple creative maps and tools to help you prioritize what’s most important to you this week. I’ll also bring news about what I’m creating myself right now, offer a free-writing prompt around our…

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The Go Creative! Show Episode 16: Making A Creative Wish List

How a creative wish list can help the creative process. In this week’s show we’re talking about wants, wishes, cravings, longings, yearnings and desires. What is the difference between a want that yields a creative response and one that creates frustration or disappointment? And how does desire connect to creative intention and the creative process? Sondra Turnbull has been working on her creative wish list and she drops by to tell us what she learned.. You can find out more about the show, read the transcript and subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher or YouTube on the Show Page. If you want to…

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