“A women in love with her life is absolutely irresistible.” ~Melissa Dinwiddie
Melissa Dinwiddie and I talk about changing the world by feeding your creative hunger! How to get unstuck, discover your true passion, get out of the comparison trap and there’s a SONG!
Melissa’s Website: https://melissadinwiddie.com/
- Play in The Creative Sandbox!
Get the 10 rules of The Creative Sandbox here!
- Let go of Perfectionist Paralysis.
- Self-Awareness + Self-Compassion = the key to everything good
Free Gifts from Melissa!
A Challenge for You
Write a poem a day. Make a painting a day. Record an audio track every day. Whatever it is you make, make one every day.
What happens if you can’t come up with one one day?
“Lower your standards.”
This is a quote attributed to William Stafford.
“A writer is not so much someone who has something to say as he is someone who has found a process that will bring about new things he would not have thought of if he had not started to say them… It is like fishing,” he says, and he must be receptive and “willing to fail. If I am to keep writing, I cannot bother to insist on high standards…. I am following a process that leads so wildly and originally into new territory that no judgment can at the moment be made about values, significance, and so on…. I am headlong to discover.”
Learn more about Self-Compassion
“Feeding your creative hungers is one of the fastest routes to happiness & self-fulfillment. Not only will you feel more alive, it’s how you will CHANGE THE WORLD!” ~Melissa Dinwiddie
Resources to help you make more time to pursue your creative passions
From Melissa: Erase the Chaos Toolkit — ebook and companion workbook, to help you hone in on the specific causes of YOUR time-crunch chaos, and give you the tools you need to clear your plate and make space for creative joy.
Melissa Dinwiddie is an artist, writer, performer, and creativity instigator, on a mission to transforms creative women into Creative World-Changers. Through her writings, products and programs, Melissa empowers you to hurdle past fear, self-doubt and perfectionist paralysis to create your art and share your work, because that is how you will change the world! www.LiveCreativeNow.com
This episode was mixed by Edwin R. Ruiz of Mondo Machine.
The Creative Impostor theme music was created by JoVia Armstrong.