Seven Habits of Highly Effective Artists

I really enjoyed this clip. While┬áI’ve heard the advice before, it’s presented in such an engaging way. To recap the seven highly effective habits of artists are; daily work, volume┬ánot perfection, steal, conscious learning, rest, feedback, create what you love.  

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To be good you have to begin. To be better you have to continue.

I recently came across this article about the realistic timeframe of what writers/authors/artists should expect in regards to becoming a full-time and/or self-sufficient in their craft. Ten years (that’s the answer), it seems both a long time, but kind of a realistic one to me. But ten years from what starting point? I had the […]

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Why I write

Some weeks ago I happened into a conversation with a – by their own admission – very non-creative person. This person was in the academic/science field and they were very curious about the creative process. By even just mentioning the fact that when I watch a TV show/movie my mind wanders off on its own […]

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