To Be – Persistent

Be Persistent
Be Persistent

BE PERSISTENT

πŸ’™ stay passionate about your work
πŸ’™ make your goals a priority
πŸ’™ redirect instead of quitting
πŸ’™ ask people to help or teach you
πŸ’™ learn to be self-motivated

How do YOU stay persistent? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Real

Be Real
Be Real

BE REAL

πŸ’š deal with others honestly
πŸ’š own your mistakes
πŸ’š understand and act on your beliefs
πŸ’š keep your promises
πŸ’š aim for better, not perfect

How do YOU stay authentic? Share your ideas in the comments!

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Flashback Friday

"Don't let the thing you're most passionate about ruin your day. That's not fair." β€”Excerpt from 7 STEPS FOR SURVIVING CREATIVE BLOCK from ElzaKinde.com
"Don't let the thing you're most passionate about ruin your day. That's not fair." β€”Excerpt from 7 STEPS FOR SURVIVING CREATIVE BLOCK from ElzaKinde.com

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To Be – Thoughtful

Be Thoughtful
Be Thoughtful

BE THOUGHTFUL

πŸ’œ give your undivided attention to others
πŸ’œ remember or write down important details
πŸ’œ follow through on promises
πŸ’œ send an encouraging text message
πŸ’œ think of ways to make someone smile

How do YOU show thoughtfulness? Share your ideas in the comments!

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To Be – Kind

Be Kind
Be Kind

BE KIND

πŸ’› be there to listen
πŸ’› give a just-because gift
πŸ’› offer a helping hand
πŸ’› use your words mindfully
πŸ’› assume the best of others

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5 Things to Remember When You Have the Creative Blues

Creative people have a reputation for being free-spirited, individualistic, and openminded creatures who somehow spin intangible things like ideas and inspiration into epic novels, fine art, and musical masterpieces. It’s a lovely talent to have, but these right-brained leanings come with downsides that get us labeled as sensitive, inconsistent, or downright weird.

Opening up about our struggles can be hard. They can be challenging for non-creative people to grasp or sympathize with. They often tie directly to our vulnerability about our artistic abilities or worth. And sometimes we simply don’t have a way to unravel the complex tangle of emotions into a comprehendible sentence. The good news is, you’re not alone!

Today, I’m here to share five things to remember if you’re coming down with a case of creative blues, feeling a little blocked, struggling to feel excited about your creative projects, or in the midst of some serious burnout.

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Flashback Friday

"We are Pantsers; proud of our discoveries, unafraid of mistakes, and free to write whatever pops into our head." -Excerpt from the blog post PANTSER APPRECIATION from ElzaKinde.com

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Flashback Friday

"I'm sure I'm not the only one searching for a golden piece of advice that will flip a switch and make me a better writer" -Excerpt from the blog post NOBODY BUYS AN IDEA from ElzaKinde.com

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#Drinktober2020: A Daily Drawing Challenge

Drinktober: a 31-day Drawing Challenge

There’s something about autumn that gets my creative juices flowing. Inspired by the popular daily drawing challenge, Inktober, I’ve created my own set of themes related to beverages.

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