Creator or procrastinator? - Taking control over your creative life again!

When I hear or read interviews about creatives talking about their creative process, it is really funny to also hear the misconception involved in it. "It sounds so easy! They are really focused! Why can’t I be as focused as well?" It frequently gives the impression that the creative process is magical and the results are the consequence of coordinated steps which turn into a “creative dance” with a magnificent result. If the creative process were a dance, it would be a tango, where the partner is the uninvited participant in the process called procrastination…

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Inspiration Box

Do you already have an "Inspiration Box"? I mean that item which you can open or visit every time you need to get inspired. If you do not have any yet, you should take a moment to read this post and find the best options for you to start making one! Don't worry! You don't need wood, nails, paint; neither money. Just some patience and self-knowledge in order to find the best options for you…

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5 inspiring ideas from creative books

When looking for inspiration, you don't necessarily need a bunch of words to discover a little something that reinforces your creative soul at that moment. Sometimes are the most simple ideas and quotes the ones that help you to keep going on your creative pad. Here are some of my favorites collected from wonderful and creative books for you...

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A little thought on being creative

On the last days, I've been reflecting on what creativity means to me and why I'm still keeping going on with this project, which I continue reinventing and restarting. Why is creativity so important in our lives? Why is creativity that important in my life? Maybe this thought belongs on the about page, but for now, let's just take a minute and let us think about that little piece called creativity completing our life! I warn you. This post is not about answers, but about questions...

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Oh, I forgot it's Xmas!

Every year is the same. Lights and decorations cover the streets bringing homes to life. People visit euphoric the Malls expecting to buy the perfect presents or maybe a colorful kitschy outfit while Christmas songs are played in the background everywhere in a continuous loop. People seem to be very happy and they share this happiness and joy with each other. Everything seems to be perfect, except that I have forgotten, once again, to write that Xmas post!

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Miniature Calendar: a whole world in miniature

Have you ever wondered what a miniature world would look like? What would it be like to get lost in the lawn, walk among books or live in worlds built by small objects? Wouldn't it be wonderful to discover such a scenario every day? Tatsuya Tanaka makes it possible in a great way!

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Making a habit and the cyclical failure

The first months of the year are gone and you surely think of that long list of everything we proposed around 365 days ago and didn't achieve. It's a strange feeling accompanied by an uncomfortable frustration. Fulfilling a purpose has a lot to do with habits and many of us are not well trained in the subject. Sometimes habits are the responsible for that failure (but not the right ones)...

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