Cordati Studies

Cordati Studies

As promised, I kept a sketchbook when I was traveling in Europe.  I approached it with the same trepidation I always do when I’m sketching or painting.  I still felt like I was going to get it “wrong” (whatever that really means.)  But, I pushed.  I...

Is The Best Of Your Past The Enemy Of Your Present Good

“Sometimes the greatest enemy of our present happiness is the past happiness that is too well remembered.” unkown    What happens we experience success as creatives?  Especially what we would individually consider “big success?” Success...
When You Stroke Out Creatively

When You Stroke Out Creatively

“When you’ve exhausted all the possibilities, remember this:  You Haven’t.”thomas edison   We do mean stroke out, not strike outThis was a fun podcast episode to record.  We relive our brainstorming weekend of developing The Creative Exponent...
Owning Your Place (Scarcity Vs. Abundance)

Owning Your Place (Scarcity Vs. Abundance)

“Abundance is not something we acquire, it is something we tune into.”wayne dyer   scarcity vs. abundanceIt is really simple to feel like creative work is scarce.  Really simple.  We struggle to find and hold our own place in the world, and to hold our own...
Flow

Flow

I always love it when I find new reading materials and I recently found a new-to-me magazine – Flow.  Words like mindfulness, imperfection, and creativity are what drew me to it and they didn’t disappoint. The magazines are packed with great articles,...