For more than ten years of being a writer, I’ve grown to believe that there should never be a day that a writer doesn’t have the impulse to create something. As a creative, inspiration will show itself to you in a number of ways and you have to learn how to take advantage of that surge. However, if you still find yourself struggling with inspiration and don’t know where to start, I have got you. This article exposes you to some activities you can indulge in which will help you break out of that no-inspiration quagmire that you may have found yourself in.
This journey began with a dream. Growing up as a kid in a home where certain dreams were far from my reach, too rich to seem possible, all I did was dream. Being entrenched in a certain train of thoughts that limited the evolution of my foresight, all I had was my dreams.
“Where your fear is, there is your task.” C.G. Jung Read the quote? Of course, you have. Now, I want you to take a second look at the quote again. Read it out loud and take a second to reflect on it. Done? What was your understanding of it? Well, this was the exact exercise […]
Happy New Year! You made it to yet another year! Woohoo! As the new year shows forth its face, we all get forfeited in the excitement of making it to yet another promising year but we also forget that as the hands of the clock turn seconds into minutes, minutes into hours and hours into […]
What’s bulging when you look at the gravestone of a deceased loved one? Is it the date of birth? Or the date of death? The date of birth, evidently, marked the start of an exciting journey (or not) for the deceased, and the date of death, just the culmination. So what is actually sticking out or calling for attention isn’t the date of birth nor the date of death but the dash (—). The dash is a summary of the life this person lived.
Yes, you read right! I am out of the closet and I wouldn’t say I regret coming out, ever! Do you know the best thing about coming out? I bet you don’t know so much than I do right now and I will tell you what…
“I never expected to write this but perhaps, I am writing this with you in mind. One day, you will get your hands on this letter and remember that someone cared about you — someone you never knew did care about you. Someone believed in your struggles and knew your pain. Someone knew that you were made for greatness.”
“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” – Thomas A. Edison Whatever it is that you make up your mind to do…whatever career path you decide to take…whatever your talent is, never give up on your quest to taking it to […]
Sigh. Doesn’t that phrase give you some kind of chill in the core of your soul? Like some sort of cold water has been flushed down your veins. It is unsettling. I don’t know about you but it does give me the chill.
I never expected to write this but perhaps, I am writing this with you in mind. That one day, you will get your hands on this letter and remember that someone cared about you — someone you never knew did care about you.