― Leonardo da Vinci
1.) Start Outside.
2.) Find a song with a great message
– but they are achieving amazing things and you’re bound to be inspired.
3.) Find an UNLIMITING Affirmation
Find any inspirational quote – no matter how far-fetched or hokey, and tell yourself that JUST FOR TODAY…you are going to believe it.
4.) 30 days of Life Lessons…
What is one thing you’ve learned about yourself today?
5.) Use Art for the Tough Stuff
When the trauma left me dead inside, I turned to the world around me for magic.
to find the life in it to bring life into myself. I worked from the outside in. I relied on nature and the trees to inspire me with wonder.
6.) Think Disney.
I just pretended the world was a Disneyworld ride, and tried to be as awed by every little sight I noticed as I would in one of those cars moving steadily down a stream in It’s A Small World.
This “magic” is what has always made me crazy about life. Those stories in my head have entertained me for as long as I can remember. My imagination has carried me through since I was a little girl.
7.) Do Something Every Day for a MONTH
Try my free 30 Day Creativity Adventure printable – and send to a creative buddy!
My approach to healing?
How can you put the magic back into your life?
- Read my article about why Creativity is the Only Mindset You’ll Ever Need
- Download my free creativity e-book (because it’s free…and creative!)
- Read Elizabeth Gilbert’s book Big Magic – it’s amazing!
8.) Life Long Lessons can Lead to Happiness and…Success
Imagine if you jotted down one lesson you’ve learned every day of your life – you could write an encyclopedia of lessons by now!
If you had to assign a lesson to each of your years on earth, what would some of the key ones be? <Tweet This!>
― Chico Xavier