069E – Play, Work, and Healing

Episode 069E Play Work and Healing

I’ve been reminded these last couple of weeks of the importance in my life of play – and how incredibly underestimated its value has become in my life over the last seven or eight years. I’ve been talking about the importance of the words we use – out loud and inside our heads, and how…

064T – Need a Vacation?

Episode 064T Need a Vacation?

One of the most obvious reasons we start thinking about vacation is the approach of summer – which is the case in the Northern Hemisphere right now. Maybe you have plans to go someplace exciting, or visit family, or stay home and relax. If you’re in the Southern Hemisphere right now, you might have had…

054E – Give Yourself a Break

Episode 054E Give Yourself a Break

When we work hard on a big project, we tend to be tired when it’s completed. You know what’s the best thing to do when you’re finished? Take a break. Seriously. But how often do we do that? How often do we say, “I want to, but I don’t have time”? On the other hand,…

012E – Does Your Creator Brain Get Nervous?

Episode 012E Does Your Creator Brain Get Nervous

Sometimes my creator brain gets nervous. It doesn’t want to come out and play in public. Maybe it’s nervous that someone won’t like what it created. What do we do when that happens? The first step is to recognize the signs – are you putting off your writing or other creative endeavor, finding so many…